The RNIB Helpline remains available on 0303 123 9999 and information continues to be broadcast on RNIB’s Connect Radio station.
For the new school year 2020/21 applications are open for families eligible for free school meals and clothing allowance.
Test and Protect – the national strategy aimed at managing the spread of COVID-19 and breaking the chain of transmission – is formally underway in Orkney.
Getting outside for daily exercise is important – cycling or walking near your home. People should not be driving to beaches or parks in order to walk their dog. There are plenty of places near your home in Orkney where it is pleasant to walk.
This helpline is for those who do not have a network of support, but who are at high risk if they contract COVID-19.
The RNIB Helpline can be contacted on 0303 123 9999 from 8am to 8pm weekdays and from 9am to 5pm on Saturdays.