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Diabetes Week 2022: 13 to 19 June
Diabetes Week 2022: 13 to 19 June It’s Diabetes Week. Did you know that one in fourteen people in the
June 13, 2022
Blue and white blocks with letters on them spelling "hints" and "tips"
A to Z of hints and tips: Part one
In the first of a regular series, Colin, one of our sensory inspirers from Dumfries, shares his hints and tips for living with sight loss. Colin’s tips are based on his own experience of living with macular degeneration for 21 years.
May 31, 2022
The view of Kelvingrove Art Gallery from Kelvingrove Park. The gallery is a large, ornated, red sandstone building.
Join us for our Walk, Talk, Tea and Cake event!
Join us for our “Walk, Talk, Tea and Cake” event! Do you fancy getting outdoors and enjoying some fresh air
May 10, 2022
Visibility Scotland logo and text reading "We're Hiring!"
Two exciting new opportunities to join our team!
*Please note applications for these vacancies have now closed* Working at a local and national level, Visibility Scotland aims to
April 27, 2022
A black cat and a dog (King Charles Spaniel) side by side on a path. The dog is looking at the cat and the cat is looking at the camera.
Pets or not?
Today is National Pet Day! If you’re living with sight loss and have ever wondered if getting a pet would
April 11, 2022
Visibility Scotland staff (Laura, Clare, Nic and Nancy) and service users (Taylor, Julie, Megan and Kieran) on a day trip to the Five Sisters Zoo.
New research collaboration with PROMinsight
We’re very excited to share details of our new research collaboration with PROMinsight. Funded by The National Lottery Community Fund
March 18, 2022
Building work ongoing in our new independent living flat.
Independent Living Flat: work is underway!
We’re very excited to announce that work is underway on our brand new independent living flat! The one-bed flat is
March 15, 2022
Muhammed making a toastie in our accessible kitchen
Introducing our Independent Living Skills Courses
Are you a young person with sight loss? Do you want to develop your skills and confidence in the kitchen?
March 14, 2022
A blue tit sitting on a branch looking at the camera
Accessible bird watching sessions with the RSPB
We’re teaming up with RSPB Scotland to run accessible bird watching sessions on Thursday 24 March! Two time slots are
March 11, 2022
Gemma smiling and holding a copy of her book "Half a Head"
World Book Day: Half a Head
To celebrate World Book Day, Gemma Bromley, author of “Half a Head”, shares her experience of life after a traumatic
March 3, 2022
Open laptop showing a Zoom video call on screen
Free training for professionals: making documents accessible
Update: our Tech Works Project ended in April 2022. For details of our current professional training sessions please visit the
March 2, 2022
A man sitting on a sofa. Text reads "If it can influence accessibility, then I'm filling it in.
Scotland’s Census
Proud to support Scotland’s Census. Scotland’s Census is the official count of every person and household in the country. It
February 25, 2022
Laura and Audrey wearing Visibility Scotland facemasks, standing on Sauchiehall Street. Audrey is holding her long cane.
Visibility Scotland on the BBC
Our CEO, Laura Walker, and visually impaired colleagues Audrey and Emma appeared on BBC Reporting Scotland last Friday, 18 February.
February 24, 2022
A goldfinch sitting on a fence. It has brown, black and white feathers with colourful splashes of red and yellow.
My view of nature
The last two years have seen many of us having to spend long periods of time indoors during various lockdowns.
February 10, 2022
People walking along a busy street. There is a speech bubble above the crowd that says "Am I the only one worrying about money?". The speech bubble is connected to several different people showing that they are not alone.
New Money Support Scotland campaign
Worried about money?   You are not alone.   Many people are struggling financially at the moment and overcoming this
January 31, 2022
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