Charities and organisations providing support

 Cymdeithas y Deillion Gogledd Cymru

North Wales Society for the Blind - The North Wales Society for the Blind provides practical and emotional support to blind and partially sighted people and children throughout North Wales. http://www.nwsb.org.uk/

RNIB CYPF providing support and advice for children and families supporting children with a visual impairment https://www.rnib.org.uk/advice/children-young-people-education

Guide Dogs Cymru - A charity providing mobility, emotional support, grants for equipment, family events and guide dogs. https://www.guidedogs.org.uk/guide-dogs-cymru

Centre of Sign Sight Sound - A charity that provides support for individuals with sensory impairment. https://www.centreofsignsightsound.org.uk/

Wonderbaby - A website providing information on visual impairment developed for providing information to parents. http://www.wonderbaby.org/about

 

Ideas and resources provided by organisations

Ideas and resources from Paths to literacy - https://www.pathstoliteracy.org/blog/coping-school-closures-during-covid-19

Messy /Creative play - https://www.empoweringlittleminds.co.uk/resources-1

Ideas and resources from Positive Eye https://www.positiveeye.co.uk/general-news/activity-shares-for-families-and-professionals-covoid19/

VICTA - A network for parents which provides support and ideas from other parents who care for children with a visual impairment https://www.facebook.com/groups/VICTAParentNetwork/

Look - providing support for parents and families of children with a visual impairment https://www.look-uk.org/coronavirus-how-we-can-support-you/ https://www.rnib.org.uk/advice/children-young-people-education

RNIB – Various sources of information https://www.rnib.org.uk/covid-19

 

Ideas on keeping fit

https://britishblindsport.org.uk/stay-in-work-out/

https://www.facebook.com/TumbleTotsHQ/

https://www.facebook.com/pinkoatmeal

 

Note these activities are not suitable for all age groups