Definition: CCTV (also known as a video magnifier) is a magnifying aid for people with some useful vision. Printed material and objects can be placed under a camera and the magnified image is displayed on a television screen or computer monitor. They are mostly used for reading, but can also be used for writing and other activities such as sewing.
Service descriptions mentioning the term
Closed circuit television
Stepney Centre for VI - (Carmarthenshire County Blind Society)Service
Demonstrations of Dolphin computer systems and CCTV
Electronic Magnification by Enhanced Vision and Optilec.
VIM Resource Centre - (Visual Impairment Merthyr (VIM))Service
Sensory impairment aids for everyday living such as mobile phones, talking clocks and watches, fully equipped kitchen demonstrating various aids, CCTV
S etc. There are also demonstration facilities for other disabilities
eg Tunstall equipment.