About & Services

The League of Friends of the Blind (LOFOB) is a Non-Governmental Organisation which caters to the needs of blind and visually impaired individuals. We work to further the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals for Education and Decent Work.

Based in Grassy Park, Western Cape, we have been in operation since 1933 and have assisted in providing independence development services to thousands of individuals from all over South Africa and across the African continent.

Voices from Our Clients

This is more than achieving a qualification;
to me it is a triumph over the challenges
that blindness presented me as my sight failed me
in a classroom many years ago.

Sadia Portrait

We would like to thank the team at LOFOB for providing their services to our daughter Imaan over the years. Throughout the journey, LOFOB has generously offered their guidance and assistance on challenges that we faced in various facets of Imaan’s school life. To say that LOFOB has gone the extra mile with us would be an understatement. LOFOB has indeed walked many miles with us on our journey as we navigate through our challenges. Our heartfelt thanks again to the wonderful team at LOFOB. We wish you all the success!

Benjamin Family Picture

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