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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On Friday 27th September, during National Eye Health Week, an event will take place at Reiver House, Staithes Lane, Morpeth, NE61 1TD from 1.30 to 4pm.  Free information and advice will be available from Northumberland County Blind Association, BID Services, RNIB and Eye Clinic Professionals.

Our team will be available for one to one demonstrations of a range of vision aids - some of which are available free or for a small donation.

National Eye Health Week aims to promote the importance of good eye health and make people aware of the network of support services available in your area.

We look forward to seeing you.