EARLY YEARS

Early Years
Early Years

Having a new child is life changing; when that child has a visual impairment it can make everything even more complex and overwhelming.

Our Early Years section contains all the essentials to guide you through the first few years of your child’s life.

Having a new child is life changing; when that child has a visual impairment it can make everything even more complex and overwhelming.

Our Early Years section contains all the essentials to guide you through the first few years of your child’s life.

GETTING REGISTERED

While registration is not mandatory, it can make it much easier for you and your child.

USEFUL RESOURCES

A collection of websites, information and advice to support you in the early years.

SENSORY TOYS & PLAY

Find out how to make play fun and accessible for your visually impaired child.

A WHO’s WHO GUIDE

A guide to all the professionals who may be involved in your child’s life.

GETTING REGISTERED

Registering your child as visually impaired is not mandatory, however it can make it much easier for you and your child.

USEFUL RESOURCES

A collection of websites, information and advice to support you in the early years.

SENSORY TOYS & PLAY

Find out how to make play fun and accessible for your visually impaired child.

A WHO’s WHO GUIDE

A guide to all the professionals who may be involved in your child’s life.

Your child opens up a whole new world of different senses. You listen harder & touch with your eyes shut, the child’s blindness changes your vision.

“Your child opens up a whole new world of different senses. You listen harder & touch with your eyes shut, the child’s blindness changes your vision.”

Stories
Latest stories…

08 Apr: Early Years home-based messy play ideas!

Messy play is an exciting sensory and tactile experience for children, and is extremely important for children’s development.  It can…

07 Apr: Early Years home-based music and movement session ideas!

Music and Movement sessions are great interactive sessions are great for children in the early years and can form the…

08 Dec: Accessible elf on the shelf for children with a visual impairment

By Emily McMillan It is the time of year when all of Santa’s little helpers are scouting homes to find out…

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