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15 Oct: The Scruffy the Uffy Journey

Over 4 year ago my best friend gave my baby bump a doll she called Scruffy the Uffy. Scruffy became…

03 Oct: Calling a spade a spade – How I felt registering my daughter as blind

With Scarlett being nine years old now, the thoughts and feelings that surrounded the terrifying registration process are well behind…

17 Sep: Positive Eye top tips for the ‘Gwyness’ of Gwyn!

Getting ready to work! This month’s Top Tips for Education and learning brought to us by Gwyn McCormack from Positive…

30 Jul: Sleep and your blind child

By Charlotte Mellor Sleep and new born babies can be difficult for any parent. There are many different routes you…

12 Jul: How to make a sensory garden box for a child who is visually impaired

By Charlotte Mellor With Spring in full swing and the sun beginning to peep from behind the clouds, Easter is…

25 Jun: How my parents support me and my vision impairment – by Elin Williams

  My name is Elin, I am a 19-year-old student and blogger from North Wales. I was diagnosed with a…

01 Jun: Red Flags: Signs that your child is suffering from vision problems

August marked Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month (as well as it almost being time to go back to school!) and…

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