Knowledge Village

Welcome to Henshaws Knowledge Village, a place to share our knowledge and expertise with those experiencing or working with sight loss and disability.

Explore our video library and learn about everything from apps and technology to our useful Life Hacks. You'll also find eBooks with detailed advice on living with disability.

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eBooks library

Download our free eBooks, covering subjects such as apps designed for people with a visual impairment and our very useful Henshaws Life Hacks. We also have a Living with Disabilities eBook with chapters covering independent living, assistive technology, supported living and enablement, and creative art making.

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Knowledge Video Library

Our short films cover a huge range of subjects, from cutting vegetables to applying make up, but all support those living with sight loss to lead a more independent life.

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Useful Resources

Explore our other useful resources, including information on eye conditions, grants to apply for and advice on how to apply, and benefits you may be entitled to.


Our blog is updated weekly and provides a wealth of information and top tips, as well as stories from the people we support. Have a read through and discover everything from IT advice to ideas for summer holiday activities.

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Subscribe to our Henshaws Knowledge mailing list, where we'll send you a monthly update on our latest videos and general tips, tricks and tech for living with a visual impairment.
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