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See Sport Differently Report

This research gives findings on physical activity and sports participation among people with sight loss.

Posted Wednesday, 31 January 2024 News type: Research Report

Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (ECLO) service UK Evaluation Report

Eye Clinic Liaison Officers (ECLOs) are situated in eye clinics to provide emotional and practical support at the point of need for all patients living with an eye condition and their family, friends and carers. ECLOs are knowledgeable about eye conditions and local and national support services. They offer dedicated individual care and act as an important bridge between health care and social services. ECLOs are a crucial part of RNIB’s Sight Loss Advice Service.

Posted Wednesday, 31 January 2024 News type: Research Report

RNIB Outlooks: Research report 2023

This report is designed to help the sector and beyond to better understand the lives of people with sight loss. Our study has gone beyond existing ways the sector has looked at the impact of sight loss on people’s lives by providing an indepth look into the psychological and environmental needs of blind and partially sighted people.

Posted Friday, 5 January 2024 News type: Research Report

What we know about public attitudes and understanding

Blind and partially sighted people consistently tell us that public attitudes and understanding is a major barrier.

Posted Wednesday, 20 December 2023 News type: Research Report

RNIB Cymru Annual Impact Report 2022-2023

RNIB Cymru’s annual Impact Report showcases our work and achievements from April 2022 to March 2023 including information about campaigns, services and events.

Posted Monday, 17 July 2023 News type: Research Report

VI Lives – understanding the experiences of people living with vision impairment

We’ve teamed up with two other leading charities to produce a new in-depth report into the experiences of visually impaired people in the UK. The report is called VI Lives and is based on hundreds of conversations with people who live with a vision impairment.

Posted Thursday, 29 September 2022 News type: Research Report

Barriers faced by people with sight loss

We want to achieve a world where equal participation by blind and partially sighted people is the norm.

Posted Sunday, 27 September 2020 News type: Research Report

Coronavirus – Living with sight loss through lockdown

While the coronavirus outbreak has had a huge impact on the lives of everyone living in the UK, blind and partially sighted people have had to face their own unique set of challenges as a result of the crisis.

Posted Tuesday, 30 June 2020 News type: Research Report

My Voice

My Voice 2015 provides a unique insight into the realities of life as a blind or partially sighted person in the UK today.

Posted Tuesday, 1 November 2016 News type: Research Report

The economic impact of sight loss and blindness in the UK adult population

Deloitte Access Economics (Australia) was commissioned by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to update the 2009 Access Economics report on the economic impact of sight loss and blindness in the UK adult population, including the direct and indirect costs of sight loss and blindness, and the burden of sight loss and blindness on health.

Posted Friday, 5 December 2014 News type: Research Report