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8 03, 2017

Store Collection – Tesco 17th March

March 8th, 2017|Events|

Our volunteers will be holding a collection day at the Tesco Store on Clifton Road on Friday 17th March. If you are shopping in store that day please come along and say hello to our volunteers. You will see our large N-Vision banner so you can't miss us, we'll be delighted to meet you. We [...]

8 03, 2017

Simply Synapptic User Group Dates

March 8th, 2017|Events|

Three dates for your diary! The Simply Synapptic User Group will be held on Thursday 9th March, Thursday 13th April and Thursday 18th May. Come along to share your knowledge and learn from each other at our Simply Synapptic User Group. A great opportunity to share ideas and tips with other Synapptic users, and of course [...]

3 03, 2017

Sight Loss Awareness Day 11th May 2017

March 3rd, 2017|Events|

Please come along and join us on the 11th May at Barton Grange Garden Centre where we will be promoting eye health and raising awareness of sight loss and the challenges faced by those who are blind and partially sighted. You will have the opportunity to meet our staff and volunteers to learn about sight loss and [...]

10 02, 2017

Newsletter – Spring 2017

February 10th, 2017|Latest News|

Our latest newsletter for spring 2017 is now available. Click on the link below to download.

23 11, 2016

Growing for Life

November 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Growing for Life - A Big Lottery Reaching Communities funded project over three years to reach out to under 25’s and people with disabilities bringing them together through gardening and beekeeping. Based at the Princess Alexandra Blind Home Growing for Life is a way to involve different generations in caring for their environment while making [...]

23 11, 2016

Princess Alexandra Home Vacancies.

November 23rd, 2016|Residential Vacancies|

The Princess Alexandra Home currently has vacancies for permanent residents and those requiring respite care. If you feel you need a break from your daily chores or you want to give your family a break from caring for you, why not think about taking a break at our home. If your eyesight restricts the quality [...]

8 11, 2016

BREAKING DOWN THE SENSORY BARRIERS TO COMMUNICATION

November 8th, 2016|Latest News|

UCLan medical students take a patient-centred approach to sight and hearing loss. Medical students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have been learning how to break down potential communication barriers when dealing with patients. The 35-strong cohort worked with several local organisations and service users to understand the challenges faced by patients with issues [...]

17 05, 2016

Steve Becker – Eye Tissue Donation

May 17th, 2016|Latest News|

Following the death of Radio Lancashire's Steve Becker, who was based in our Talking Newspaper department, the radio station reports on how six people have now benefitted from an eye tissue donation from Steve. https://soundcloud.com/n-vision-tn/steve-becker-tissue-donation

11 02, 2016

Newsletter Spring 2016

February 11th, 2016|Latest News|

Here is our latest newsletter.

10 02, 2016

Thanks Aldi

February 10th, 2016|Latest News|

A big thank you goes to the customers and staff of Aldi Blackpool, Cleveleys and Fleetwood who raised a total of £699.09 with bucket collections carried out at their stores over the past week Thank you also to our dedicated team of volunteers who stood with the buckets throughout the day. All your support is [...]