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Section: Adult Education

Merton Adult Education provides tutors for our classes held at the Guardian Centre. The tutors are experienced in teaching people with low vision new skills - or new ways of using old skills!

The following classes are held during term time only.



24 September - 7 December

Half Term: 29 October - 2 November



7 January - 22 March

Half term: 18 February - 22 February


22 April - 7July

Half term 27 May - 31 May

Bank Holidays:

29 March, 1 April, 6 May, 27 May


For further information, and to book please contact; Mark Compton

IT Skills

Monday 10.30 am - 12.30 pm


Find out how to use a computer and surf the internet. We have a dedicated IT Suite with software specifically for people with a visual impairment.

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With the accessible software on our training computers, Queenie can see and hear what is on the screen.




Merton Voluntary Association for the Blind, Charity No. 1075388, registered company no 3758661
The Guardian Centre, 67 Clarendon Road, Colliers Wood, SW19 2DX
Email us at: info@mertonvision.org.uk, or telephone: 020 8540 5446