Friendship matters

Our Friendship Matters programme has social and support groups designed to help reduce the social isolation that can be experienced by people with sight loss.

We want to help you to build a network of support through meeting people with similar experiences and disabilities.

Hiking group shot

Group activities include Film Club, football training, creative arts groups and exercise classes, and can be a next step after you have completed stages of your Independence Matters action plan.

Contact us to find out more

Find a group or course in your area

Before Henshaws I felt like I was stumbling around in the dark with nowhere to turn, but now I have a new-found confidence and a real zest for life!

Peter, a member of some of our Friendship Matters groups

Peter Rhodes