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Kent Association for the Blind

Images of children enjoying a blind sport, sight impaired ladies enjoying gardening and a couple embracing

West Kent Forum
Thursday 23 May 2019
10.30am – 1.00pm

KAB Sight Centre, 72 College Road, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6SJ

Everyone is welcome and refreshments will be available. There will be a variety of topics, the opportunity to discuss ideas and to meet new people. Please call 01622 358995 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to add your name to the list of attendees. We look forward to meeting you.

Medway Forum
Friday 28th June 2019
10.30am – 1pm

Medway Council, Level 3, Room 7, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TR

This is your opportunity to discuss the issues that impact blind and partially sighted people in Medway. Refreshments will be available. Places are limited so to reserve your place or for more details please contact us on 01634 332929 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


We invite you come along and explore the latest products and technologies available from a variety of suppliers, for blind and partially sighted people, at the following roadshows:

Professional Vision Services

  • 13 May 2019 - 10am to 3pm at The Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 1SF.
  • 14 May 2019 - 10am to 3pm at Trinity Community Resource Centre, St Mary's Avenue, Margate, Kent CT9 3TN.

Vision Aid Technologies

  • 12 June 2019 - 10am to 2pm at Bromley United Reform Church, 20 Widmore Road, Bromley BR1 1RY.

Enhanced Vision

  • 1 July 2019 - 10am to 2pm at The Dover Parish Church, Cannon Steet, Dover, Kent CT16 1BY.
  • 2 July 2019 - 10am to 2pm at The Singleton Environment Centre, Wesley Scool Road, Singleton, Ashford, Kent TN23 5LW.

Sight & Sound

  • 30 July 2019 - 10am to 2pm at KAB Sight Centre, 72 College Road, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6SJ.

All venues have cafes available on site. For more information about these events please call Pat Weeden on 01622 691357.


We invite you to attend the following free events designed for people with sight or hearing loss. These exciting exhibitions will showcase services, new technologies and equipment from more than 30 exhibitors. KAB staff will also be on hand to provide support, advice and guidance.

Medway

Date: Tuesday 18 June 2019

Time: 10am to 3pm

Where is it: Medway Park, Mill Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 1HF.

Canterbury

Date: Thursday 10 October 2019

Time: 10am to 3pm

Where is it: Westgate Hall, Westgate Hall Road, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2BT.

The venues has a cafe serving food and drinks. Pay and display parking is also available onsite. The events are free to attend and no is booking is neccessary. If you would like to find out more, contact Pat Weeden on 01622 691357 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Purple crocuses with text saying 'Leave a Legacy' underneath

Three men dressed as a carrot, bunch of grapes and a tomato

Young visually impaired boy holding up his artwork with the text 'Wall of thanks' underneath