Why the world has turned upside down for blind and partially sighted people


People who are blind or partially sighted are used to navigating a complicated world, but coronavirus has turned that world upside down. For instance, it is hard to socially distance if you have sight loss. And when it comes to employment, people with sight loss might face a range of additional challenges as they adapt […]

How do we help more blind and partially sighted people into work?

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ENABLER was a three year research project which sought to improve the employment opportunities of blind and partially sighted job seekers and worked on the creation of an employment assessment toolkit. The project addressed concerns that government welfare to work programmes may not recognise the additional barriers facing many blind and partially sighted people; such as […]