To keep abreast of regulations and proposals relating to the status of foreign wives of Nigerian citizens resident in Nigeria and to establish or assist in social projects of benefit to the Nigerian community. Computer Training Courses Our ICT training courses equip the blind and visually impaired with the necessary computer skills to work in a sighted environment as these. This course is also offered on a residential basis. Our Team The Nigerwives Book Production Centre team consists of 4 paid staff 2 of whom are visually impaired; we also encourage lifelong learning staff by allowing our staff to undertake part time courses so as to improve their skills, knowledge and qualifications. The centre co-ordinator is an unpaid volunteer..
WHAT WE DO
Braille Book Production
We currently have over 325 titles for primary, secondary and tertiary students available for order on our book list with new books constantly added.
Braille Reading Project
Our partnership with the Braille Institute Press United States enables us to build reading corners in any school in Nigeria where visually impaired pupils are enrolled.
Educational & Mobility Aids
We import essential aids like four-fold cane, slate & stylus, and tailor frame and abacus for mathematics.
Math can be a challenging subject to a sighted student not to mention a blind one. We have developed a math workshop for both student and teacher to address these challenges..
To provide educational services for the blind to enable them to achieve their optimum educationally and attain an independent livelihood as adults, contributing positively to the communities in which they live and work.
•Braille Book Production
•Braille Mathematical Materials
•Braille writing equipment
Donor & Sponsors
We would like to thank all of our Sponsors, Donors and Volunteers over the years as without their support it would be impossible for us to continue the work we do and the impact we create in the blind and visually impaired communities of Nigeria: We thank the following for their generous support
Nigwives Branches, Small World, Caledonian Society, British Women’s Group, COWLSO, African Blind & Restoration Foundation, Total Nigeria Plc and PetroBras just to name a few.