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04 Aug: The “Coronacoaster” and I.

I find it quite difficult to write during a crisis. I find that I can be quite negative especially when…

23 Jul: Missing Friends – By Emma Amos

Thanks to 14 year old Emma for submitting this poem about missing friends during lockdown. I can’t wait to see…

23 Jul: 5 Things I’ve Learned from Being Vision Impaired – Elin Williams

Our guest blogger Elin Williams returns with 5 things she’s learned from being vision impaired. Living with a deteriorating eye…

21 Jun: Parent’s Perspective – Dad’s Voice

Dad’s Voice, by Dave Wood Being the parents of four means a busy life. We have three girls and a…

19 May: 8 ways lockdown has had a positive impact on my life- By Holly Tuke

The current global pandemic is having an impact on all of us, we’re doing things we’re not used to, whether…

29 Apr: Applying for a Guide Dog – Young Adult’s Voice

By VICTA Intern Harriet Smith I first began the process of applying for a guide dog at the end of…

16 Apr: Navigating sight loss – A Q&A with my parents – by Elin Williams

  When I was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa aged six, three years after my initial symptoms were noted, the life…

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