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*

Fundraising Events

Help support NESS - take part in one of our upcoming fundraising events, including a race night and a breakfast event with Dons legend Brian Irvine!  Click here for more info.

Job Vacancy at Scottish War Blinded

Scottish War Blinded are looking for a Centre Manager for their Linburn Centre.  Click here for more details and application forms.

Christmas Fayre - Poster

Saturday 6th December 2014 from 10am - 1pm at NESS 21 John Street Aberdeen.  There will be Xmas crafts, cake stall and a festive raffle - all welcome!

Job Vacancy

NESS are seeking to recruit a full time Community Inclusion Co-ordinator based in our Elgin office.  Click here for more info and application forms.

Sensory Impairment Strategy Launch Event

The Aberdeenshire Eye Care Group will be hosting the above on the afternoon of Thursday 13th November 2014, with guest speaker Alan Nicholson from the Scottish Government.  Click here for more info.

NESS Anniversary Ball 2015

Tables are now on sale for our Anniversary Ball on Saturday 7th March 2015 at Mercure Ardoe House Hotel.  Click here for more info.

Xmas Panto Signed Performances

Click here to find out the dates/times of signed performances of this years Xmas pantos!

NESS Social Accounts 2013-2014

NESS is delighted to publish its first set of audited Social Accounts for the year 1st April 2013 to 31st March 2014.  Click here for more information.

Christmas Cards for 2014

Help support NESS by purchasing our Xmas cards!  Large print calendars for 2015 also on sale.  Available from our resource centres in Aberdeen and Elgin, or by phoning 0845 27 12345. Click here to download the order form.

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


Dalguise Trip 2014
Dalguise Trip 2014
Hands-on signing in Elgin
Hands-on signing in Elgin


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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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