Guide for employment professionals

16 February 2017
Source: RNIB

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

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RNIB’s Recorded Information Service is now live and looking for feedback

9 February 2017
Source: RNIB

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

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RNIB: New January update to the Sight Loss Data Tool v3.3

31 January 2017
Source: RNIB

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

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