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    Calibre Audio Library
    Description
    A national charity offering adults and children access to unabridged audio books.
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    Disability Benefits Centre
    Description
    Get advice or information about a claim you have already made for Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance or Personal Independence Payment.
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    Epilepsy Advisory Service
    Description
    This service connects and supports people through a wide range of charitable services.
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    Every Disabled Child Matters
    Description
    Every Disabled Child Matters (EDCM) is the national campaign fighting for rights and justice for disabled children.
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    Henshaws
    Description
    Family support services for families of children with visual impairment.
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    Library computer software
    Description
    Special software is available on computers at all branches of libraries in South Tyneside, that can help children with visual impairments or dyslexia.
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    Percy Hedley Foundation
    Description
    A registered charity that provides services for disabled people and their families.
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    Sense - for deaf/blind people
    Description
    Sense is a national charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are primarily deaf / blind or have other complex communication needs.
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    Sight Service
    Location
    South Tyneside Resource Centre
    Description
    Supporting people with visual impairment in Gateshead, South Tyneside and surrounding areas to enjoy the quality of life others take for granted.
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    Sunderland Actionnaires
    Description
    The clubs provide opportunities for visually impaired children to participate in sports in a safe, structured and fun environment.
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    TV licence discount
    Description
    If you or someone you live with (including children) is registered blind you may qualify for a 50% discount to the cost of your TV licence.
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    Useful Vision
    Description
    Useful Vision aims to help all abilities and ages of visually impaired children and their families in the North East get the most out of life.
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    Young Epilepsy
    Description
    Young Epilepsy is a national charity working exclusively on behalf of children and young people aged 25 and under with epilepsy and associated conditions.

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