Special equipment for the vision impaired
Yad Sarah lends diverse electronic and optical equipment for people with vision loss in order to improve their quality of life and to enable them to function as independently as possible.
Among the products:
· Closed Circuit TV (CCTV) – A device that allows text to be enlarged from any medium (book, document) by photographing it and transferring it to an enlarged screen. The device enables convenient reading and is adapted to the needs of the customer (color, black on white or white on black). May be borrowed for a period of one year.
· Mobile CCTV – May be borrowed for a period of six months.
· Television glasses – for watching television, plays, and concerts. May be borrowed for a period of three months.
· Magnifying glass for reading and other needs – can be borrowed for a month only for a trial period
Who is Eligible?
Designed for people with poor or partial vision for whom glasses do not provide a solution
At the Exhibition & Guidance Centers in:
Jerusalem | Haifa | Beer Sheva | Rishon LeZion
Important to Know
The equipment is customized to individual needs
The equipment is loaned to anyone who needs it, no medical referral is required.
Training is provided at the service center.