Welcome to Infosound
audio, that may be of interest to vision-impaired (that is, blind and partially-sighted) people
in Great Britain. We are a non-commercial, editorially-impartial public service, funded entirely
by voluntary donation.
This web site is designed to be a fully-accessible information resource for blind and partially-sighted computer-users.
And on this site you can:
We aim to make everything we produce directly relevant to those with vision-impairment. The information we produce covers
topics about the everyday practicalities of living with sight loss, such as daily-living aids and products, benefits, holidays,
mobility, travel, housing, employment, training, leisure, sport, money, consumer matters, hobbies and the important issues of
the moment. We also carry briefings of events and one-off services run for the benefit of blind and partially-sighted people
and we welcome contributions from vision-impaired people who want to share their experiences, hints, tips and opinions.
latest audio features on a mixture of topics. Infosound Select can currently
be heard on this web site and as a podcast, which can be automatically
delivered to any computer, tablet or smart mobile phone as soon as a new
audio features has been produced. We also announce this on Twitter.
be heard in a number of different ways and on various audio-playing devices,
including standard landline telephones, computers, tablets, smart mobile
phones and several specially-designed audio players.
Infosound Charity Support
Separately, we also offer audio material for British vision-impairment-related charities to use in their own audio
publications, audio information services and programmes; and we provide information and promotional
material about the Infosound service to pass on to blind and partially-sighted clients.
services, radio stations and any other charity or not-for-profit organisation providing services for vision-impaired people.