RNIB Scotland, Guide Dogs Scotland, Sight Scotland, Visibility, Visionary and leading Scottish sight loss charities are hosting a virtual sight loss sector conference on Wednesday 17 March to Thursday 18 March titled “Working collaboratively towards a Scottish Vision Strategy Conference”. This two-day event is jointly funded by RNIB Scotland, Sight Scotland and Thomas Pocklington Trust … Continued

Save the date – Working collaboratively towards a Scottish Vision Strategy Conference – 17 to 18 March 2021

Sight Advice South Lakes are absolutely astounded to be able to welcome Miles Hilton-Barber on Thursday 26th November at 7pm.  Everyone is welcome! This is a “Pay what you can event” – if you able to donate please use PayPal with the comment “Miles” to info@sightadvice.org.uk Blind adventurer Miles Hilton-Barber has, since the age of … Continued

Listen to blind adventurer Miles Hilton-Barber on 26 November at 7pm

Here is the summary of the special, one off session hosted by Fern Lulham, TEDx speaker, BBC broadcaster and Disability Awareness Trainer. 29 October 2020 Fern Lulham delivered an engaging and inspirational session about her lived experience of sight loss and the impact on her confidence of working in the USA and her experiences of … Continued

Overcoming the challenges of sight loss in the workplace

Here you will find notes from our online Tech forum (held since October) ordered by the most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 5 November 2020 Once again, 31 techies met up on 5 November – Mark Owen of Kirklees Visual Impairment Network … Continued

Tech Forum

Here you will find notes from our online Fundraisers forum (held since October) ordered by the most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 3 December 2020 We had an inspiring 90 minute special pandemic busting fundraising tactics session with Ben Swart at Bright … Continued

Fundraisers Forum

Here you will find notes from our online Trustees Forum (held since September), with most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 13 October 2020 In this months session, trustees had asked that we spend time looking at what organisations had done or were … Continued

Trustees Forum

Here you will find notes from our online Rehab Forum (held since late September), with most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 1 December 2020 Facilitated by Sarah Cosby, Strategic Projects Lead and Sarah Halliwell, Strategic, Partnership and Innovation Lead at Visionary We … Continued

Rehab Forum

Here you will find notes from our online Opening services and the workplace as COVID-19 restrictions ease sessions (held since late September), with most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 15 October 2020 This regular session discusses issues and solutions as members deliver … Continued

Opening services and the workplace as COVID-19 restrictions ease

Here you will find notes from our online Handling Small Scale Redundancies session. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: 24 September 2020 A number of members requested that we run a session on handling small scale redundancies. Working with Roots HR, we were able to … Continued

Handling Small Scale Redundancies

Here you will find notes from our online Finance forum (held since late September) ordered by the most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions: This finance forum is simply a place for those involved in the management of their organisations finances to get … Continued

Finance Forum

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