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Honouring our D-Day heroes

Welcome to Blind Veterans UK

D-Day 80: In their own words
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Blind Veterans UK helps vision-impaired ex-Servicemen and women to rebuild their lives after sight loss.

We provide rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support to veterans regardless of how or when they lost their sight. We’re here to help blind veterans regain their independence and live the life they choose.

Try our new eligibility checker

Not sure if you qualify for support from Blind Veterans UK? Use our new online eligibility checker to find out. Answer a few simple questions about your service record and sight loss and in just a few seconds you'll know if you can apply for our support. 

Find out if you're eligible
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Our handy online checker tells you if you're eligible in just 20 seconds

Apply for support

Do you have a vision impairment and a service record? Find out how to apply for support from Blind Veterans UK.

Our work

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A head shot of blind veteran Chris, a healed scar is showing along his brow line, highlighting an injury he received during his time in service.

Why we need your help

See how your support can change blind veterans’ lives

Many thousands

of blind veterans across the UK still need our support

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1,327 volunteers worked with us during the coronavirus pandemic
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4,245 blind veterans were supported by us in the past year
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Our impact