(by Natalie Walker, Lancashire Post, November 27, 2019)
More than 200 visually impaired and lonely people will be given vital practical and emotional support, thanks to a special grant of more than £50,000.
West Lancashire Freemasons donated £57,000 to support Galloway’s Society for the Blind’s Be Seen project, which is aimed at people over 50.
The scheme offers specially tailored support to cater for people’s individual interests and needs including advice about the latest technology and equipment.
The overall aim of the project is to help blind and partially sighted people to reduce loneliness and establish a sustainable support network for…