The Mobile Resource Unit (MRU) is a converted motorhome that visits various venues throughout the 9 Boroughs in Middlesex. Initially funded by the Big Lottery during its inception, the MRU provides information, advice and an opportunity to try and test specialist equipment for those that have a visual impairment.
Below is a short list of some of the items we have on board that can be viewed and tested; no appointment is required.
Handheld magnifiers (both electronic and conventional)
Talking wrist watches
Sunglasses in various sizes and shades
Cooking / kitchen items such as level indicators, easy grip openers, etc
Tactile CD Stereos / Radios / USB Players
For details of venues and dates, please visit our website
Suitable for 18+ with the sight loss, the unit is available at various locations, on different dates and at different times which can be checked on our website here www.aftb.org.uk
The unit is usually available fro 9:30am till 4pm.
Contact person Andy Olgado at firstname.lastname@example.org