Royal Blind, Vacancy: Policy and Research Officer

8 April 2019
Source: Royal Blind

Services: Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind Week Job Type: Marketing and Fundraising Location: Royal Blind, 50 Gillespie Crescent, Edinburgh EH10 4JB Salary: £25,948 – £28,725FTE Position: Part Time Hours: 21 hours per week Contact Phone: 0131 229 1456 (Option 1 then Option 2) Closing Date: 14/04/2019 Proposed Interview Date: 22/04/2019 Job Summary Scotland’s largest vision impairment organisation is seeking to

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Age Scotland, Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, and Scottish War Blinded (as partners in the Unforgotten Forces consortium): Combating Sight and Hearing Loss

4 January 2019
Source: Scottish War Blinded

Age Scotland, Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, and Scottish War Blinded (as partners in the Unforgotten Forces consortium), have put together this practical guide for older veterans who are living with sensory loss, primarily sight and hearing. The guide details in clear concise language the advice and support available, and goes a long way in helping point individuals in the

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Blind Veterans UK, the Macular Society, Scottish War Blinded and Fight for Sight team up to fight for sight and tackle a leading cause of blindness

27 September 2018
Source: Action Against AMD

Fight for Sight is pleased to announce that it has entered into a new partnership to find a treatment for one of the world’s leading causes of blindness. Working with Blind Veterans UK, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded, the charities have launched a new collaboration to transform the funding of research to address age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The

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Macular Society: Artificial intelligence company and four UK charities partner to find a cure for AMD

15 March 2018
Source: The Macular Society

BenevolentAI and Action Against AMD, a group of UK sight loss charities, have today announced their partnership to use BenevolentAI’s technology to find treatments and a potential cure for the leading cause of blindness in the UK – age-related macular degeneration (AMD). BenevolentAI is collaborating with a group of four charities partnering to find a cure for AMD. Blind Veterans UK, Fight

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Charities Unite To Tackle Leading Cause Of Blindness

9 February 2018
Source: Blind Veterans UK, Fight for Sight, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded

Four leading sight loss charities have announced a unique partnership to find a treatment for one of the world’s leading causes of blindness. Blind Veterans UK, Fight for Sight, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded are jointly launching a collaboration to transform the funding of research to address age-related macular degeneration (AMD).              

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Royal Blind Group Appoints New Chief Executive

26 June 2017
Source: Royal Blind Group

Scotland’s largest visual impairment organisation has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive. Mark O’Donnell will take up the role of Chief Executive of Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded, which are together known as Royal Blind Group, at the end of July. Mr O’Donnell, currently Chief Executive of Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland, will take over from Richard

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Chief Executive of Royal Blind to step down

20 February 2017
Source: Royal Blind

The Chief Executive of Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded has announced his retirement. Richard Hellewell has said he will retire from his position as Chief Executive in July 2017, after leading the two charities for the last ten years. During his time, Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded achieved significant development and growth. Royal Blind established two adult residential

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Scottish War Blinded. Vacancy: Rehabilitation Officer

29 February 2016
Source: Scottish War Blinded

Location: Vision PK, St Pauls Centre, 14 New Row, Perth Salary: £26,869 – £29,433 + Car Position: Full Time Hours: 35 hours per week Contact Phone: 0131 229 1456 Closing Date: 07/03/2016 Proposed Interview Date: 18/03/2016 Would you like to join an exciting and unique service for service veterans with a Visual Impairment? Our award winning Outreach Service has been

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