Retina UK: Sight loss survey 2019

19 March 2019
Source: Retina UK

This survey is your opportunity to tell Retina UK about your experiences of living with inherited sight loss. Retina UK want to find out more about how sight loss affects everyday life, what support and services you access, and how best Retina UK can support you to lead a fulfilling life. Who should complete this survey? You, if you are living

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Help shape future campaigns for Guide Dogs

18 February 2019
Source: Gudie Dogs

Guide Dogs are currently running a survey to find out what’s important to people with sight loss, their friends, families and anyone who supports them, so that together we can campaign for what matters most. Taking part in the survey gives you the opportunity to be part of shaping future campaigns that will support the way people experience and live

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Metro Blind Sport Physical Activity Survey 2019

18 February 2019
Source: Metro Blind Sport

London charity, Metro Blind Sport, is seeking to understand the levels of sport and physical activity participation of blind and partially sighted people in the UK. In addition, Metro Blind Sport is trying to identify the current barriers to participation and will use this insight to work with and advise key providers on how they can deliver more appealing, accessible

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Scottish Parliament: Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee Restricted Roads (20 mph Speed Limit) (Scotland) Bill Survey

7 January 2019
Source: Scottish Parliament

A short survey by the Scottish Parliament’s Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee to gather the views of individuals and organisations on the proposals in the Restricted Roads (20 mph Speed Limit) (Scotland) Bill. Why should I respond? The Restricted Roads (20 mph Speed Limit) (Scotland) Bill would reduce the default speed limit on most urban and residential streets in Scotland

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Take part in the RNIB survey on The Office of Road and Rail consultation on assisted travel

7 January 2019
Source: RNIB

Improving disabled people’s access to assisted travel.   The Office of Road and Rail (ORR) have launched a consultation on improving disabled people’s access to assisted travel by proposing changes to their Disabled People’s Protection Policy (DPPP) Guidance. Every train and station operator must set out the arrangements and assistance they will provide to protect the interests of disabled people

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Calling all women working in a field related to vision please complete WomenInVsionUK survey

23 November 2018
Source: Women in vision UK

If you’re a woman working in any field related to vision, please complete Women in Vision UK’s annual survey, by the end of November! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/X2YCKMS Women in Vision UK Promote connections between women working in the field of vision and eye research. A network aimed broadly at all women working in and around vision, from basic research to clinical practice,

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Retina UK Working Age Group Project. Get involved.

5 November 2018
Source: Retina UK

You may be familiar with our ongoing Working Age Group Project, which aims to provide future employment services to working age people who are living with degenerative sight loss. This project is being led by Retina UK (Previously RP Fighting Blindness), in partnership with sight loss charities Thomas Pocklington Trust, Visionary and RNIB. In order to develop these services, and

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RNIB Scotland is working with bus operators across the country to make bus journeys more accessible. Is there a local bus service you’d like to tell us about?

25 September 2018
Source: RNIB Scotland

Whether good or bad, we want to hear from you. Rate your bus journey and help us identify  which services across the country are great or could-do-better. Please note: we may send your feedback to the bus company you have reviewed, we’ll remove your name so you won’t be identified. Rate your bus journey questionnaire

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TPT: Vision Rehabilitation Services Questionnaire

30 July 2018
Source: Thomas Pocklington Trust

The data you provide will be used to feed into a report on Vision Rehabilitation Services with  the goal being to improve services provided to people living with sight loss. Vision rehabilitation usually involves a worker from your local council or another organisation visiting you shortly after your diagnosis of sight loss to assess your needs and provide training and

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Uni of Leeds: Survey exploring the musical experiences of visually impaired adults and adolescents

17 July 2018
Source: Uni of Leeds

Claire Castle Doctoral Researcher in Music Psychology at the University of Leeds is carrying out a project which explores the everyday musical experiences of individuals who have a visual impairment, or a severe visual impairment. This survey is the third and final study of the project, and builds on findings from focus group and interview data collected during previous studies.

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