Are you looking for a new way to connect with others?

Introduction If you are blind or partially sighted and live in the UK, you may be aware of RNIB Connect, RNIB’s initiative to help visually impaired people connect with others. Recently as part of this, RNIB launched Connect Voices, a project which helps you be involved with RNIB and get your voice heard! I recently […]

5 top tips for beating exam stress when you’re visually impaired

Introduction It’s that time of year, for most young people, May means only one thing, the dreaded e word, exams. Nobody likes exams, visually impaired or not, they are stressful, but unfortunately necessary for most people in education. There are plenty of posts out there on how to prepare for exams, cope with exam stress, […]

2018 Highlights: where are we with access to sighted help and tech?

Introduction It has been, in my opinion an amazing year in terms of technology and how we, visually impaired people can use it to enhance our independence. From AI apps that use your camera to recognise text, colours, and more, to services that use human assistance and combine the use of technology and the human […]