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Messy and Muddy - a guide to outdoor play

For children with sight loss, playing outside provides the perfect opportunity to stay healthy, have fun and learn more about the world. Our Messy and Muddy guide gives different ways to make the most out of opportunities for outdoor play with your child.

Image: Two children in waterproofs and wellies play in a muddy puddle

Whether your child is playing in the garden or venturing further afield, our guide will help to encourage your child to confidently play outside and safely manage new challenges.

Written with the support of a Qualified Habilitation Specialist, the guide also suggests simple ways to support your child with their mobility and independent living skills.

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