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Penzance Sight Loss Awareness Day (St John’s Hall)

Thursday, August 8th, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Dominic from iSightCornwall demonstrates a tablet computer to a lady in a blue gilet.

On Thursday 8 August the iSightCornwall team will be in Penzance to host a Sight Loss Awareness event at St John’s Hall. Various members of the team will be in attendance to answer all your questions and queries regarding sight loss and the services currently available to visually impaired people in Cornwall.

We will also be demonstrating a number of assistive technology gadgets and devices designed specifically for visually impaired people, if there is a specific gadget or device that you would like us to bring to the event, please call us in advance on 01872 261110.

*Please note, this is a change of date from previously advertised*

Getting to St John’s Hall

St John’s Hall is located on Alverton Street, close to Day Lewis Pharmacy, Penzance Town Council and Jobcentre Plus.


The nearest car park is Penalverne car park (next to St John’s Hall).  Other options nearby are Clarence Street car park and Park Corner car park.

Disabled Access to Penzance Registration Office, St Johns Hall

Disabled access is located through the main entrance on the ground floor which has automatic doors.  It is accessible for wheelchair users.


We will be holding a number of Sight Loss Awareness events across Cornwall over the next few months so please ensure you check our events diary regularly for updated listings.


Thursday, August 8th, 2019
10:30 am - 3:00 pm


St Johns Hall
Alverton Street
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 2QW United Kingdom
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