Henshaw Society for Blind People
Henshaws is a northern charity supporting people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities to go beyond expectations.
We believe that, wherever they are, everyone has the right to an independent and fulfilling life. Our support, advice and training enables people and their families build skills, develop confidence, help each other and look forward to a more positive future.
Our charity supports people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities to achieve their ambitions and to go beyond expectations. Find out more about the work that we do, and the people that we support.
Henshaws is a charity that has been helping people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities for almost 180 years.
Helping to reduce social isolation and increase independence through empowering disabled people to go beyond expectations and achieve their ambitions.
How we support
Our dedicated staff and volunteers are the fuel of the organisation; they provide support, advice and training, enabling people and their families to build skills, develop confidence, help each other and look forward to a more positive future.
Where we support
At our places – We work throughout the North of England and our places include a Specialist College, Supported Housing, Community Centres and an Arts & Crafts Centre.
In the community – We support disabled people to be part of their local community.
Digital – We are continually developing technology to support more people, wherever they are, online.
Contact: Angela Crockett
Address: 4A Washbrook House, Lancastrian Office Centre, Talbot Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0FP
Phone: 0300 222 5555