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Children and young people with vision impairment: who’s counting?

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Friday, 4 July 2014
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Sue Keil, research officer in RNIB Children, Young People and Families team, considers the different sources of statistics on the number of children with vision impairment.

Expert series blog: Does losing your sight mean losing your voice?

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Friday, 20 June 2014
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Rebecca Sheehy, Older People's Impact Team Manager at RNIB, shares the work of a project giving older blind and partially sighted people a voice in civic society.

Expert series blog: Sight loss, dementia, and the built environment

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Friday, 6 June 2014
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Jo Lawson, Independent Living Manager at RNIB Cymru discusses how people with dementia and sight loss can be helped to live as independently and safely as possible.

Expert series blog - Being there at the point of diagnosis

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Friday, 23 May 2014
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Stevie Johnson, Eye Clinic Impact Team Manager at RNIB, says that emotional and practical support for people with sight loss is getting the recognition it deserves - but we still have a way to go

Expert series blog - Reflections on 20 years in the sight loss sector

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Friday, 9 May 2014
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Stephen Remington, who retired as Chief Executive of Action for Blind People in April this year, reflects on his 20 years of working in the sector. 'I have been asked to reflect on my years working in our sector, from 1994 to 2014. That is a long time and the reflections could fill a book, perhaps they will, but for now I am just going to highlight three areas.

RNIB's new five year strategy

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Friday, 2 May 2014
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Our Chief Executive Lesley-Anne Alexander talks about RNIB's new strategy, the importance of evidence, and our aim for every eye clinic to have access to a sight loss adviser by 2019.

How access technology supports independence in the workplace

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Thursday, 23 January 2014
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Andy White, Employment and Working Age Manager at RNIB, looks at how technology can support independence in the workplace.

Impact - What difference are you making to the world around you?

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Thursday, 9 January 2014
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Phil Sital-Singh, Impact Research Project Manager at RNIB, asks us to consider our reason for existence, and calls upon us to focus on impact when planning our activities.

Silver Dreaming this Christmas - Are we doing enough to reach isolated older blind and partially sighted people

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Monday, 16 December 2013
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Rebecca Sheehy, Older People's Impact Team Manager at RNIB, asks us to consider isolation amongst older people with sight loss this season.

Adult social care

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Monday, 2 December 2013
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John Slade, Research Officer at RNIB, highlights the role of data analysis in driving improvements in adult social care for blind and partially sighted people.

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