Where can I find a care home for older blind and partially sighted people?

All care homes across the country should welcome blind and partially sighted residents, and they should be accessible to older people no matter what disabilities they may have.

For advice and information about finding a care home please contact our Helpline on:

The Helpline is open Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday 9am to 1pm.

You can also find out more information on moving to a care home from Age UK.

However, if you are interested in moving to a more specialist care home, permanent and short-stay accommodation is available for older people with sight loss at RNIB’s three residential homes. These are:

You can also find other reisdential homes by searching for "Supported housing" on our Sightline Directory.

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