North East Sensory Services
North East Sensory Services
The new operational name for Grampian Society for the Blind

North East Sensory Services (NESS) exists to promote the needs of people with a sight or hearing loss

NESS supports people with serious sight or hearing loss to overcome practical and emotional challenges and achieve independence

Formerly Grampian Society for the Blind (GSB), North East Sensory Services (NESS) works with over 4,200 people with a sensory impairment in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Moray, Dundee, Angus and Perth & Kinross.

*Latest News*

Holiday closures

NESS resource centres in Aberdeen & Elgin will be closed on Friday 19th and Monday 22nd September.  They will reopen as normal on Tuesday 23rd.

Job vacancy

NESS are seeking to recruit a Part-time Fieldwork Assistant in the Angus area.  Click here for more information and application forms.

Coin collection at Pittodrie

NESS will be doing a coin collection before the Aberdeen v Livingston match on Tuesday 23rd September.  We are still needing some volunteers to help with this.  Volunteers would need to be able to make it to Pittodrie for 6pm, and help with the coin collection until kick off at 7.45pm.  Anyone interested in helping please contact Susan at NESS - Tel 0845 27 12345.

Charity Clairvoyance Evening - Poster

Thursday 23rd October from 7pm at 21 John Street Aberdeen.  Tickets are 10 each and include tea & coffee - you can purchase them at NESS reception or by calling 0845 27 12345.

Fundraising Race Night - Poster

Race night in aid of NESS at the Ashvale restaurant on Friday 14th November at 7pm.  Tickets are 15 each and include an 'Ashvale Supper'!  You can purchase tickets from reception at 21 John Street Aberdeen - click here for contact details.

Stonehaven Bike Ride

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the bike ride on Sunday 31st August - in total 132 cyclists completed the event and so far they have pledged over 2,791.  Click here to see some photos from the event.

To find out about our services in each area, click on the links below:





NESS Mt Kilimanjaro trek 2014
NESS Mt Kilimanjaro trek 2014
NESS Mt Kilimanjaro trek 2014
NESS Mt Kilimanjaro trek 2014


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North East Sensory Services is the operational name for Grampian Society for the Blind, a charity  registered in Scotland  SC009537

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