22 February 2017
Leading sight loss charity RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) has officially opened the new Bradbury Hydrotherapy Centre at the Pears Centre for Specialist Learning in Coventry.
Read more RNIB opens new hydrotherapy pool at Pears Centre
16 February 2017
RNIB and the Institute of Employability Professionals have joined together to create a guide outlining what good employment support for blind and partially sighted people looks like. We want to equip employment professionals with the knowledge, tools and confidence to support working age people with sight loss to find or stay in work, and to ensure specialist provision is offered
Read more Guide for employment professionals
9 February 2017
RNIB Recorded Information Service is now live and looking to launch in a couple of weeks time. The number to Dial is 0203 4321 488 it’s a standard national rate number. So they’ll be looking to encourage people to check with their provider the best time of day to call in. For most people the call should be at no
Read more RNIB’s Recorded Information Service is now live and looking for feedback
31 January 2017
The RNIB have updated some key local authority datasets in the January version of the Sight Loss Data Tool v3.3. This is the third update to version 3 of the tool which ensures all data is accurate and up to date. These updates include: Numbers and rates of NHS sight tests for 2015/16; Opthalmology appointment data for 2015/16; Updated ECLO location data for hospitals and
Read more RNIB: New January update to the Sight Loss Data Tool v3.3
19 January 2017
RNIB’s flagship publication, NB Online, is this month being recognised for reaching 100 years in circulation. Editor, Hannah Adams, looks back at what issues blind and partially sighted people faced in 1917 and how they compare to those experienced today.
Read more Happy 100th birthday to RNIB’s oldest magazine
16 January 2017
8 December 2016
Leading sight loss charity, RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) has announced the appointment of Lord (Julian) Fellowes as one of its Vice Presidents.
Read more Downton Abbey creator Lord Fellowes announced as new Vice President of RNIB
6 December 2016
Do you have AMD, Cataracts or Glaucoma? Have you ever wanted to change something about the treatment you receive? Well now’s your chance.
Read more Living with AMD, Cataracts or Glaucoma? RNIB want to hear from you
6 December 2016
Betty Christmas was introduced to a whole new world after attending an Online Today technology session, run by leading sight loss charity RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People).
Read more Sight loss charity helps local grandmother keep in touch with her family this Christmas
29 November 2016
Camden residents Sophie Stowell and Charlie Davidmann recently returned from Iceland, where they completed a life-changing trek to raise vital funds for RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People).
Read more London couple take on trek across Iceland for sight loss charity, getting engaged along the way