News and updates from London Vision

Here you can read the latest news, responses and press releases from across London Vision.
  • Awareness Days

    The stress of travelling to work as a blind person

    April is Stress Awareness Month, and Hassan Khan has written about the stress of his everyday commute to work, and what helps him manage it.

  • Awareness Days

    Retinitis Pigmentosa Awareness Month – Bhavini’s story

    Bhavini Makwana was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa at 17, and she draws on her lived experience of the condition in her work and volunteering.

  • Awareness Days

    Blue Monday

    The third Monday in January is Blue Monday - the most depressing day of the year (apparently). To counteract the gloom, we've put together some suggestions to make it a bit jollier!

  • Accessibility

    Braille Awareness Day – my life with braille

    Guest blogger Sarah Matthews writes about her experience of learning braille as an adult, and the useful role it plays in her life.

  • Awareness Days

    International Day for People with Disabilities

    For International Day for People with Disabilities, London Vision has put together some ideas for engaging with disability rights around the world.

  • Awareness Days

    Finding solidarity and support through Esme’s Friends

    Chris Ward joined London Vision's CBS support group and found the solidarity and community he needed to live with the condition.

  • Awareness Days

    Croysutt Warriors profile

    London Vision travelled to a Croysutt Warriors training session to get an in person taste of goalball for Blindness Awareness Month.

  • Accessibility

    Unsure about how to offer assistance to blind people? Here’s how!

    As part of Blindness Awareness Month, London Vision's Liam O'Carroll and Jonathan Ward have put together some useful tips for assisting blind and partially sighted people while out and about.

  • Awareness Days

    Get into Goalball!

    This Blindness Awareness Month, get into Goalball! Check out this article in collaboration with Goalball UK and learn about opportunities in London.

  • Awareness Days

    Albinism Awareness Day: Jonathan Huxley profile

    London Vision speaks to contemporary artist Jonathan Huxley about his life in art for Albinism Awareness Day 2021.