Guide to Finding a Home for Visually Impaired People


This online guide aims to share information for visually impaired people who are looking for a new home, seeking to live independently for the first time or experiencing problems in their current accommodation.  It will share personal experiences from visually impaired people who have different life circumstances, provide useful suggestions, and signpost to sources for further advice. If you have any comments or ideas about the information in the guide, please email us at To browse the guide, or to help us direct you to the most relevant information, please select a link below, or in the contents at the bottom of each page, that best describes your personal circumstances:

What are your circumstances now?

woman walking outside with stick - close-up of feet Guide authors Imogen Blood and Ian Copeman

Where do you want to go next?