Sight loss charities join forces to launch online advice hub

17 June 2019
Source: Sight Advice FAQ

  The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), Guide Dogs, Visionary, VICTA, Fight for Sight and Vision UK are working together to provide blind and partially sighted people with easy to access high-quality information about sight loss. Working in partnership, the sight loss charities have shared their expertise to create the new website, http://www.sightadvicefaq.org.uk which pulls together content from

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Volunteers required for ICC UK, International Camp

VICTA Logo

8 May 2019
Source: VICTA

Be part of a fantastic volunteering opportunity and join Visually Impaired Children Taking Action (VICTA) as we support young adults on this unique international camp. VICTA is excited to be bringing the only international camp for students with a vision impairment to the UK. The International Camp on Communication and Computers (ICC) unites young people (16-22) from over 15 countries,

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VICTA/RNIB Product Grant: Orbit Reader 20 now available in addition to the Apple iPad Air 2

20 November 2018
Source: Victa

RNIB and VICTA are working together to support children and young people who are blind or partially sighted to study with greater independence using technology. If you are registered blind or partially sighted and a UK resident you could be eligible for an Apple iPad Air 2 (32GB) with case and/or an Orbit Reader 20. See full details on the

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VICTA announce their Chief Executive Tracie Tappenden, will be leaving the Charity in October this year

25 September 2018
Source: Victa

Statement from VICTA. It is with regret that we announce, our Chief Executive Tracie Tappenden, will be leaving the Charity in October this year. In her role as Chief Executive, Tracie has been an integral part of the charity and has been instrumental in steering it through its development over the past ten years and indeed over the many more

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VICTA Young Ambassadors Programme.

14 February 2018
Source: VICTA

The VICTA Young Ambassadors Programme is a volunteering opportunity for blind or partially sighted young adults aged 18-29 years shaped around employability with projects designed to strengthen key skills and build business understanding, all supported with bespoke mentoring. VICTA are looking to appoint up to six Young Ambassadors who will be expected to attend the VICTA office in Milton Keynes

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