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.
Latest news from SCOVI and our members
Ken Reid details three simple ways to make your online content accessible to screen reader users. Part of the #TechTuesdays series.
#TechTuesdays The Ramble Tag Guidance Aid Meet the inventor: a Q&A with Laura Maclean, one half of the Ramble Tag team. by Carolyn Scott | 26th February 2019 “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” This quote, often (perhaps wrongly) attributed to…
by Carolyn Scott | Sometimes a new website or resource comes along and you just think “this is just perfect”! I remember thinking that the first time I looked at the Vital Tech website.
This week’s #TechTuesday looks at how beacon technology can empower those with vision impairments and transform indoor navigation.