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  • Get your eyes checked – urges National Eye Health Week


    Look after your eyes by going for a regular sight test will be the main message of this year’s National Eye Health Week (21-27 September 2015).

    Now in its sixth year, National Eye Health Week brings organisations and health professionals from across Wales together to raise awareness of the need for regular sight tests and how lifestyle habits can affect sight.



    RNIB Cymru invites people to take part in new fun run with a difference

  • Sight loss and Accessible Environments Workshop


    There are currently about 106,000 people in Wales living with sight loss, but that number is expected to double over the next 25 years. Over a fifth of people with sight loss live in social housing, in accomodation that does not meet the needs of blind and partailly sighted people.

  • Local Charity marks 150th anniversary with Celebration Walk


    Cardiff’s oldest charity has held a celebration walk to commemorate its 150th anniversary – and raise awareness of its work across the city.

  • Blackwood bus drivers and passengers with sight loss swap places for the day


    Bus drivers in Blackwood got a taste of what life is like for people with sight loss this week as they swapped places with their passengers.

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