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Read, share and discover!

Here you can read first-hand accounts from other parents, professionals and young adults who are visually impaired themselves.

Latest stories

12 Jul: How to make a sensory garden box for a child who is visually impaired

By Charlotte Mellor With Spring in full swing and the sun beginning to peep from behind the clouds Easter is…

25 Jun: How my parents support me and my vision impairment- by Elin Williams

]   My name is Elin, I am a 19-year-old student and blogger from North Wales. I was diagnosed with…

01 Jun: Red Flags: Signs that your child is suffering from vision problems

August marked Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month (as well as it almost being time to go back to school!) and…

16 Oct: Where I think you can stick your pity!

By Charlotte Mellor Pity… Now this is a particularly important theme that runs through parents of children who are visually…

16 Apr: Meeting the challenge, dismissing the ‘No,No’

By Ian Beverly As a matter of curtesy and politeness, I must first introduce myself.  My name is Ian Beverley;…

24 Jan: Parenting: VI Edition- by Grace Marsh

A few weeks after I was born – the long-awaited first child of a couple in their late twenties – my…

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