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Dads, dogs and flat pack furniture

This Fathers Day we're shining a spotlight on social media's @blinddad_UK : campaigner, public speaker, dad of two and now author Dr Amit Patel. ...

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Coming out of lockdown

Our first virtual webinar welcomed 50 participants from organisations working with blind and partially sighted people to get a better understanding on how to navigate coming out of lockdown....

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Volunteers’ Week

This week (1st – 7th June) marks the annual Volunteers Week. Although we'll be celebrating it under very different circumstances to previous years, we want to shout out about the fantastic people who volunteer with us....

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Mental Health Awareness Week (all year round)

Mental Health Awareness Week comes once a year but when it comes to our mental health its something we live with all year round....

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Global Accessibility Day 2020

How do you use a smartphone if you're blind or partially sighted? Tech-whiz, Khafsa, gives us the lowdown on how to make the most of your smartphone accessibility features. ...

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COVID-19 Living in a Lockdown

New research carried out by the Vision Foundation shows that the lockdown is compounding the exclusion, isolation and anxiety already faced by many blind and partially sighted people....

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Vision Foundation and RNIB send joint letter to Sadiq Khan

The Vision Foundation and RNIB have jointly written to Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, to draw his attention to the challenges facing London’s blind and partially sighted population in the current crisis....

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Blind mum hacks

What's it really like to be a visually impaired parent? This Mother's Day three mums give us their best advice and #blindmumhacks for getting through every challenge...

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Coronavirus – the Vision Foundation’s response

The Vision Foundation recognises that the covid-19 outbreak is an exceptional event that will have an impact on London's civil society groups, and we are offering reassurance that we stand with the sight loss sector during this time....

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