Braille Learning

Our Braille for beginners classes take place at the Sight Centre 31, Scott Street Keighley (behind the library) and runs on a Monday between 10.30 and 12.30 starting in September and finishing in March. Classes are taught on a one-to-one basis by a volunteer. You will learn how to read and type letters and numbers.


Classes are available to Friends of sight airedale who are members of the 100+ club. Places are limited. If you would like more information on our Braille classes please contact the Helpline.

Eligibility Criteria

To access this service you must be registered sight impaired/severely sight impaired or have a Letter of Visual Impairment (LVI) completed by your GP or Optometrist. To learn how to obtain a Letter of Visual Impairment (LVI), please read our eligibility criteria.

What's New

Wednesday 10 and 17 July from 10am to 3.30pm, 31 Scott Street, Keighley

Our living with sight loss courses gives people the opportunity to meet and chat with other people living with sight loss in a relaxed, informal environment. Our volunteer speakers, who are people living with sight loss, tell their stories and answer questions.

To mark our 110th Anniversary a new tactile map was unveiled at a special event held on Tuesday 9 May 2017.

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