Sudden Sight Loss

How would you cope if you lost most of your vision? After a devastating stroke mum of two Charmaine suffered severe sight and hearing loss.

Read Charmaine's story

How we make a difference

The Greater London Fund for the Blind (GLFB) raises vital funds to support a wide range of services – delivered at the local level by our member charities.

With around 200,000 people impacted by sight loss in London, the requests for specialist support assistance is growing. For many of these individuals, sight loss brings isolation, vulnerability and lack of independence.

The GLFB, together with our nine member charities are working to change this. Whether it is providing specialist support to a family with a blind child, employment skills training to a young adult or  social clubs for an isolated older person, our aim is to improve lives by helping individuals overcome many of the problems associated with sight loss.

Please consider making a donation to enable us to reach more blind and partially sighted people in need of support.


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Join Team GLFB for Swim Serpentine 2019 

GLFB have a limited number of places for London’s annual open water swimming festival. Contact Rebecca to find out how you can secure your place [email protected] or telephone 020 7620 2066.


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