30 October 2015
Sight loss charity RNIB Scotland and Deaf Action have signed an agreement that will see the two Edinburgh-based organisations work more closely together to help people with sensory impairment.
Read more RNIB Scotland: Two charities join forces to help Scots with sight and hearing loss
29 October 2015
RNIB’s ‘Learning Choices’ initiative has won a major business award.
Read more RNIB Learning Choices initiative wins major award
23 October 2015
Author: Helen Lee; Publisher: RNIB; Year of Publication: 2015 Key findings from the evaluation With the successful implementation of an optometry-led Ophthalmic Diagnostic and Treatment Centre (ODTC) for glaucoma: Waiting times between appointments were reduced. The hospital rescheduled fewer appointments in general ophthalmology outpatient clinics. Although one in four appointments at the ODTC were rescheduled adding, on average, 29 days
Read more RNIB: Expanding community eye care for glaucoma: a pilot Ophthalmic Diagnostic and Treatment Centre
22 October 2015
A project which is helping to reduce sight loss in Bradford has won a prestigious Quality in Care Diabetes award for the best initiative supporting self care of the disease.
Read more Initiative to reduce diabetes-related sight loss wins Quality in Care Diabetes award
13 October 2015
A unique but unsettling glimpse into the harsh lives of blind adults and children in turn-of-the-century Edinburgh was made public on World Sight Day.
Read more RNIB: Seeing our History – Living with Sight Loss in Edwardian Edinburgh and Lothians
12 October 2015
Social care and rehabilitation services are essential for anyone with sight loss, but they’re under threat
Read more RNIB launch social care campaign and survey
29 September 2015
RNIB have confirmed that Facebook have reversed their decision to ban their ad! Please see original post from RNIB below: A couple of weeks ago we were really pleased to launch our new “See the need, demand support” campaign,
Read more Update: Facebook reverse decision to ban RNIB’s video
29 September 2015
Lesley-Anne Alexander CBE, CEO of leading sight loss charity RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People)
Read more RNIB CEO wins ‘Most Admired Chief Executive’ at industry awards event
24 September 2015
Leading sight loss charity hosts industry conference to celebrate UK audio description and reveal results of MovieReading App Trial
Read more Audio description event celebrates progress and sets challenges for the future
15 September 2015
The shortlist for the 2015 Man Booker Prize for Fiction has been announced today (Tuesday 15 September).
Read more RNIB To Produce Entire Man Booker Shortlist In Accessible Versions