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The VIP LOUNGE is a peer to peer support organisation, where Visually Impaired People (VIPs) of all ages and abilities can seek and offer advice, encouragement, and know-how, with tasks and situations, which they face every day. This may include things such as recipes, computer issues, mobile phone problems, fashion, right through to welfare support and housing advice. Anything really, no question is ignored.  There is no charge for the service.

VIP Lounge is a not for profit, non grant maintained, self funded group, manned totally by volunteers, by and for Visually Impaired People (VIP’s), their families and carers, offering support with independent daily living. They are a peer to peer support organisation and no member of their management team receives a wage or any other sort of recompense, for donating their valuable time, knowledge or skills.

VIP was launched on 1st August, 2013.

The VIP Lounge exists to provide Visually Impaired People with the support they need, be that through befriending, help with benefits, improving life and Social skills and much much more!


Do you want to be able to read that instruction booklet, favourite book, or that letter from a friend? Do you need those notes or assignment for your school, college or university project? Well, VIP can help.

The VIP Lounge Transcription service can turn print documents into braille. So, if you want to know more or to get a quote, email VIP.

Welfare support

Help with your benefits.


Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, The VIP Lounge has a team of Counsellors waiting to take your call/email.

Many of the Loungers receive 1 to 1 counselling and support, and we don't charge for our services - we are completely non-profit and do not ask for funding for our Counselling services.

Radio stations

Contact details

Phone: 029 2000 2646

Email: Email: [email protected] or [email protected]


Facebook group:

WhatsApp group:

One of the many ways you can talk to each other as Loungers is via TeamTalk:
TeamTalk is available for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android.  See here: