News for vision impaired people
Topics covered include Blind and partially sighted Sports, Events, VI technology and VI campaigns.
RNIB has launched a new leadership course!
The Civic Leadership Programme (CLP) is a six-month course running from
September 2015 – March 2016. The purpose of the course is to equip blind and
partially sighted people with the skills and knowledge to embark on civic
Low Vision Devices – call up for young people 12–18!
Project aims and objectives: To work with user groups of young people (12–18), in partnership with VISION 2020 UK, to understand their functional needs, perspectives and aspirations around LVDs.Continue Reading
New TPT Vacancy – Assistive Technology Assistant!
New TPT Vacancy – Assistive Technology Assistant! Reporting to the East London vision (ELVis) Operations Manager, this new post will provide technology support to vision impaired people across the ELVis region, in order that they have access to more services and a wider range of information.Continue Reading
A female VI Dance/Tennis taster session – Sat 8 Aug
Date: Sat 8th August – Tottenham Hotspur Foundation is delivering a female visually impaired Dance/Tennis taster session. The session are FREE to attend and is running indoors.Continue Reading
Visually Impaired Tennis Survey!
I am seeking feedback from players and coaches of Visually Impaired Tennis to inform the UK view at the next international congress in the autumn.Continue Reading