Find out about our projects

Our projects

In 2013, NCBA received £495,924 from the Big Lottery Reaching Communities fund. This terrific sum will help NCBA fund its voluntary services and further develop its information service for five years. Find out more about how we are putting our funding to good use, with our Key Communications project.

Access our resources

Access our resources

Our Resource Centre has a wide range of low-vision aids and other equipment for demonstration, some of which can be given out on loan.
Our facilities include a specially-adapted kitchen suitable for rehabilitation use for teaching kitchen skills to visually-impaired people. 

Get Involved

Get Involved

Volunteering for NCBA is a very rewarding experience, knowing you are making a real difference in supporting blind or partially-sighted people living in Northumberland.
You will be supported by our experienced Volunteer Co-ordinator, who will ensure that you are comfortable with your commitment.

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Northumberland County Blind Association is pleased to welcome Sandra Donkin to the team in the role of Organisational Development Manager.

Sandra joins the organisation having worked in the sight loss sector for the last few years and brings with her a wealth of experience in strategic management and organisational development. Working alongside the Trustees and staff, Sandra will lead the organisation as it embarks on a new period of change, growth and promotion.

Sandra will be out and about meeting as many people and partner organisations over the course of the next few months, in the meantime if you’d like to contact her please feel free to do so. Sandra said she is enthusiastic about her new role and proud to be working for an organisation that is passionate about supporting people with sight loss as it embarks on its next phase of development.