Focus Birmingham - Making Lives Better

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Focus Birmingham is an independent local charity that provides information, advice, support and care for people with visual impairment and complex needs. Our knowledgeable and caring teams of experts offer personalised support that focuses on individual's needs.

We provide a range of services including:

Sight Loss Support Services
Low vision centre providing a comprehensive range of services enabling people to use their vision, and a programme of sight loss support services and city-wide community engagement projects including our well-being and befriending service.

Complex Needs Support Day Service
Supporting over 95 service users with profound and multiple learning disabilities, delivering stimulating programmes of activities tailored to the needs of the individual and providing appropriate support so that each person can achieve their full potential.

Supported living scheme
A supported living scheme with Bromford Housing (Millward Place) in Kings Norton, Birmingham. We provide 24-hour care and support to adults who have visual impairment and complex needs in specially adapted living spaces.

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A message to the people we support - Wednesday 20th May 2020

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We believe everyone deserves the chance to live a safe, happy and productive life. We find innovative ways to challenge anything or anyone who threatens that. To help us ensure that the services we provide to people with sight loss and disability in Birmingham continue please donate today #ChangingLivesForTheBetter.