All Blind Foundation offices will close for business at midday on Friday 23 December, 2016 and will reopen at 8.30am on Monday 16 January, 2017.

The last day of normal service for the library will be Thursday 22 December and service will begin again on Monday 9 January. BookLink will still be available throughout the shut-down period. The magazine studio will be closed during the Christmas break, with the last magazines being recorded on 20 December. A reduced service will start on 9 January, with full service resuming in February.