Visit to Exmoor's Macular Support Group
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Becky Fry from Somerset Sight visited the Exmoor Macular Support group on Thursday 23rd November.  

Becky gave the group an overview of the history of the charity and explained the various services available to people with visual impairments in Somerset. 

Becky was also able to demonstrate a range of equipment including special lighting, a needle threader, talking clocks and a liquid level indicator, which enables someone to make a cup of tea safely. 

The Exmoor Macular Support Group meet on the 4th Thursday of the month however they are not meeting in December.  The next meeting will be on Thursday 25th January from 2pm-3.30pm.  They will be welcoming Mr Herbert a leading consultant ophthalmologist at Musgrove Park Hospital. 

If you need support from Somerset Sight or would like to volunteer please contact them on or 01823 333818.  

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