Resources and Materials

There are many ideas for resources and materials on the RNIB website, as well as links to other sites. The following links show ideas for classroom resources and ideas for parents and carers. Some links show the variety of assistive technology available and how iPads can be used effectively with children and young people who have a visual impairment.

Braille resources for schools:

Assistive technology: 

iPads and tablets:

Early years resources for parents, carers and settings:

Guidance on teaching and learning for parents and teachers:

Playtime and toys:


Resources for the Blind and Impaired: