Technology Association of Visually Impaired People (TAVIP) are collaborating with Sight and Sound and Vision Bridge to hold a webinar, “If only I’d known… an introduction to technology for visually impaired people”. This webinar is being extended to non-TAVIP members along with TAVIP members. The webinar will remind some, and introduce others to many items … Continued

If only I had known. An introduction to technology for visually impaired people webinar

In collaboration with the Macular Society, Retina UK and the Royal National Institute of Blind People, Genomics England is hosting a webinar series focused on sight loss and genomic research. This webinar series aims to create a forum for the sight loss community and researchers, raising awareness of the latest scientific developments and shaping the … Continued

Sight Loss and Your Genome webinar

We are so excited to share our first Save the Date for this year’s Annual Conference. We are delighted that we will be hosting our second virtual Visionary Conference on 24, 25 and 26 November 2021. We are developing a range of workshops, keynote speakers, activities and dedicated time to focus on you. We will … Continued

Save the date for the Visionary Annual Conference 2021

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

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