Working for People with Sight Loss

Midwest Region Local Advocacy Network Meeting

Virtual Online

Description: Are you from Limerick, Clare, or Tipperary? Join the Local Advocacy Network Midwest region meeting. Take part in an online meeting led by local people who are blind and vision impaired. The aim of these groups is to work on local access issues, to feed into NCBI national campaigns, and to make effective and

Free

North-East Region Local Advocacy Network Meeting

Virtual Online

Description: Are you from Louth, Meath, Cavan or Monaghan? Join the Local Advocacy Network North-East region meeting. Take part in an online meeting led by local people who are blind and vision impaired. The aim of these groups is to work on local access issues, to feed into NCBI national campaigns, and to make effective

Free

Level 2 iPad Course

Virtual Online

Description In this Level 2 iPad course we explore the use of VoiceOver on an iPad. We cover using Siri to turn on/off VoiceOver, practice touch gestures to hear what’s on the screen, silence VoiceOver, explore by touch, navigate apps, how to access the dock, and how to switch between portrait and landscape orientation. We

Check in and Chat meeting

Virtual Online

Check-in and Chat is a weekly social meeting for people who are blind and vision impaired. These sessions are hosted by NCBI Service Users from our advocacy network. You can pop into the Check-in and Chat zoom meetings every Thursday on the link below and stay for as long as you want. Take some well-deserved time out and come along and meet people living

Virtual: Learning Through Play – session for parents and babies from birth to 12 months

Virtual Online

Learning through play in the early years establishes the foundations for the development of essential skills for lifelong learning. These session involve songs, stories and play activities to support areas of development in the babies first year of life. All workshops are subject to availability, please register your interest early to avoid disappointment. You will receive a confirmation

Free

Virtual – Preparation for transition to Secondary Session 3

Virtual Online

Preparation for transition to Secondary 3 of 3 Virtual session for 5th and 6th class students This session we will discuss the preparation for the transition to secondary school. Age Group: 5th & 6th Class Session 1: 9th March – Orientation & Mobility/Independence Session 2: 6th April – Organisational Skills & Self Advocacy skills Session

Free

Check in and Chat meeting

Virtual Online

Check-in and Chat is a weekly social meeting for people who are blind and vision impaired. These sessions are hosted by NCBI Service Users from our advocacy network. You can pop into the Check-in and Chat zoom meetings every Thursday on the link below and stay for as long as you want. Take some well-deserved time out and come along and meet people living

Local Advocacy Network on Access

Virtual Online

Description: Join NCBI’s Local Advocacy Network on Access. This group has a National reach so you can join in from any part of the country! The purpose of this group is to highlight the access challenges faced by people who are blind and vision impaired. The group will cover topics around the built environment, shared

Free

Vision Sports Awareness Training – May 2022 – SOLD OUT!

Virtual Online

SOLD OUT? Vision Sports Awareness Training Vision Sports Awareness Training is designed to educate coaches, volunteers and teachers on Vision Impairment and how small adaptations to sport and physical activity sessions can make a huge difference to the experience of the participant with a vision impairment. Join us online on Tuesday, 17th May at 7pm.

€14.99

South Region Local Advocacy Network Meeting

Virtual Online

Description: Are you from Cork or Kerry? Join the Local Advocacy Network South region meeting. Take part in an online meeting led by local people who are blind and vision impaired. The aim of these groups is to work on local access issues, to feed into NCBI national campaigns, and to make effective and positive

Free

Check in and Chat meeting

Virtual Online

Check-in and Chat is a weekly social meeting for people who are blind and vision impaired. These sessions are hosted by NCBI Service Users from our advocacy network. You can pop into the Check-in and Chat zoom meetings every Thursday on the link below and stay for as long as you want. Take some well-deserved time out and come along and meet people living