Christian Services For The Blind & Hearing Impaired - NSW

Acronym: 
CSFB

CSFB aims to publish and distribute literature for the totally and partially blind and for sighted people who are unable to read normal ink print conveniently, due to physical handicaps. Free services include a thousand of books (non-fiction only) inspirational, educational, travel, biographical books, plus the bible on cassette. Bible study courses in Braille, plus a weekly bible study for adults (Sabbath school lesson) on cassettes sent out, 30 days lending period with extensions by request. All materials are mailed and returned post-free, catalogues are available on request.CFSB conducts camps annually for blind and visually handicapped children from 9-19 years of age entirely free of cost. The aim is to give the blind children the opportunity to enjoy a camping experience under supervision of a trained staff with absolute care and personal attention. Activities include water sports, craft, archery, horse-riding, hiking, storytelling, nature lessons, games, talent quests. Campers are housed in comfortable dormitories and enjoy generous catering in cafeteria-style dining rooms. Contact is, in the main, by phone and in writing.

Contact
Contact name: 
Manager
Mr Les Relihan
Phone 1: 
(02) 9847 3268
Fax: 
(02) 9489 0943
Address
Postal Address: 
Locked Bag 1333
WAHROONGA
2076
Access
Access facilities: 
Not wheelchair accessible
Opening hours: 
8.30am to 5.15pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 12.30pm Friday
Disabilities: 
Sensory impairments, hearing and vision impairment, blind or visually impaired
Activities: 
Camps, camping arranged in certain Australian services
Service details
Fees: 
N/A
Area: 
International (New Zealand), National (Australia), NSW, includes rural areas, Of
Clients: 
People with sight or hearing impairments
Funding: 
Denominational contribution, private donations
Publications: 
Biannual newsletter
Resources: 
Catalogue and supplement of available materials, brochure, technical equipment information (audio-cassette book library), library, large print books, reading services

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.