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




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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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.


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.


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.

Check out the latest tips, tricks and tech in our blog

Bowled Over by Blind Cricket

As the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup gets underway in England, we turn our minds to what's on offer specifically for visually impaired cricketers.

Get Out-and-About For Fun and Health

Don't let worries about accessibility put you off getting into the countryside. There are all sorts of resources out there to help.