Welcome to the VICTA Parent Portal
We know that navigating life with a visually impaired child can be difficult and confusing. Our aim for this Portal is to be a one stop information hub for all parents and carers raising a child who is blind or partially sighted.
Part of VICTA
To find out more about the other services and programmes VICTA can offer children and young adults aged 0 to 29 years, please visit our website victa.org.uk
The VICTA Parent Network
To ‘meet’ other parents online, seek advice about specific issues, share personal experiences and assist with generating solutions, please join our Parent Network Facebook page.
Source information, useful advice and tips about getting the most out of your child’s education, both at school and at home.
Learning more about your child’s specific condition can help you know what to expect and prepare you better to cope with it.
Information on family, financial and local support, to assist you to get the help you need
There is a huge amount of assistive technology available for people living with sight loss to assist with everyday living.
Our Early Years section contains all the essentials to guide you through the first few years of your child’s life.
Recreation is very important to your child’s life and finding something that they can access and enjoy shouldn’t be difficult.
I can honestly say that my daughter has changed my life completely, for the better. She has made me look at the world in a different way and I am a far more positive person.