Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

RP - Fighting Blindness

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
PO Box 350, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 1GZ
Telephone number:
01280 821334
Service description:
Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is the name given to a group of inherited conditions of the retina that all lead to a gradual progressive reduction in vision.

RP Fighting Blindness is a medical research charity and a nationwide organisation providing support and information. They seek to help patients live with RP, and fund cutting-edge research into the causes of (and potential treatments for) the disease.

Their website contains information and advice about RP. You can also contact them on their telephone (0845 123 2354) or email helpline 'helpline@rpfightingblindness.org.uk' which can offer more information about RP and advice on coping with the difficulties it presents.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 9:30 - 21:30
Tuesday 9:30 - 21:30
Wednesday 9:30 - 21:30
Thursday 9:30 - 21:30
Friday 9:30 - 21:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
04/10/2017

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