VINE: Visual Impairment North East

Visual Impairment North East (V.I.N.E) is a small independent charity concerned with the overall welfare of visually impaired people.

Founded in 1984 the members are or have been involved in work connected with visual impairment, such as Opthalmologists, Optometrists, Teachers, Specialist workers with the visually impaired, voluntary workers etc.

VINE are based in North Shields, North Tyneside about ten minutes from the Tyne Tunnel.

You can find them at:

VINE, The Fred Hodson Suite, Pearey House, Preston Park, North Shields, NE29 9JR

Or phone us on 0191 2579026, or email