The Umbrella Body for Vision Impairment in Scotland

For a Scotland in which people with vision impairments lead independent and included lives


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A Scotland that is aware of the issues faced by people with vision impairments


Bringing together organisations and individuals across Scotland dedicated to inclusion


Working with our members and others to influence and direct policy


SCOVI is an umbrella organisation that links and supports statutory and voluntary services for and of vision impaired people in Scotland.

Our mission is for people with vision impairment throughout Scotland to lead independent and included lives.

We work towards this goal by informing and supporting our members, promoting member activities, encouraging collaboration and raising awareness to improve opportunities, rights, equality and inclusion of visually impaired people in Scotland.

Join SCOVI now to build a louder, more diverse voice for the Scottish vision sector.

SCOVI can offer organisations of all sizes bespoke training to help your organisation champion inclusion.

Our Toolkit can help you build accessible websites, help build an internet that's accessible for everyone.

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  • Upcoming events from around the Scottish vision sector

    April 24, 2018
    • SCOVI Trustee Board Meeting

      April 24, 2018  11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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    April 27, 2018
    • Aberdeen See Hear strategy meeting

      April 27, 2018  1:15 pm - 4:00 pm

      Aberdeen See Hear group - 1.15 for a 1.30 start.

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    May 8, 2018
    • Cross Party Group in Visual Impairment

      May 8, 2018  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
      "The Scottish Parliament, EH99 1SP"

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