RNIB Employment Service factsheets

16 May 2019
Source: RNIB

Attached below are 8 RNIB factsheets about different employment issues that they have prepared for blind and partially sighted customers.    

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Access To Work Factsheet
Access To Work Factsheet
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Disability Discrimination Act Factsheet
Disability Discrimination Act Factsheet
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Equality Act Factsheet
Equality Act Factsheet
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Job Seeking Resources Factsheet
Job Seeking Resources Factsheet
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Looking For Work Factsheet
Looking For Work Factsheet
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Reasonable Adjustments Factsheet
Reasonable Adjustments Factsheet
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Self Employment Factsheet
Self Employment Factsheet
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Staying In Work Factsheet
Staying In Work Factsheet
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WHO Guidelines: Risk reduction of cognitive decline and dementia

15 May 2019
Source: WHO

The WHO Guidelines on risk reduction of cognitive decline and dementia provide evidence-based recommendations on lifestyle behaviours and interventions to delay or prevent cognitive decline and dementia. Worldwide, around 50 million people have dementia and, with one new case every three seconds, the number of people with dementia is set to triple by 2050. The increasing numbers of people with

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Looking after your eyes – information resources for people with learning disabilities

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10 April 2019
Source: SeeAbility

Adults and children with learning disabilities are far more likely to have a serious sight problem than other people. Therefore, SeeAbility have created some useful information resources for adults and children with learning disabilities about looking after your eyes, including easy read formats: Be aware of vision Eye tests Wearing glasses Getting the right support You may find the following

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Agenda for Vision UK Learning Disability, Dementia & Sight Loss Committee, 11 April 2019

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28 March 2019
Source: Vision UK

Agenda for Vision UK Learning Disability, Dementia & Sight Loss Committee, 11 April 2019

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Agenda for Vision UK Early Intervention and Enablement Committee, 4 April 2019

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28 March 2019
Source: Vision UK

Agenda for Vision UK Early Intervention and Enablement Committee, 4 April 2019

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Guide Dogs: Blind and partially sighted people ‘left out of everyday life’

21 March 2019

People who are blind and partially sighted are being shut out of society, but members of the public could help end this isolation if they understood more about everyday life with sight loss, according to research released by the charity Guide Dogs. The new report, called ‘By My Side’, reveals that over two fifths (42%) of people with sight loss

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Nystagmus and driving – publication update

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10 March 2019
Source: Nystagmus Network

In line with recent changes at the DVLA we have updated our free to download booklet, Nystagmus and Driving. To make sure you know all the facts about driving and nystagmus, please download your copy today. Because of the hundreds of questions we are asked every year about nystagmus and driving, we shall be joined this year at Open Day

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