This is Sinead. Career-driven, newly married and loving life. Living with vision impairment has not always been easy. But that’s never stopped Sinead achieving her goals. A determined and confident woman, Sinead helps others with similar experiences overcome their disability. This is her story. Visionaries – Sinead’s Story from VisAbility on Vimeo.
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“Role models can teach you to love and respect yourself” – Tionne Watkins. Role models inspire us, ground us and encourage us. Family, friends, teachers, leaders. As a child, role models play an important role. They help you navigate paths that may be shrouded in fear, doubt or insecurity. Now imagine if you’re living with a…
Last month VisAbility’s Occupational therapist Naomi Gilson represented Tasmania and spoke at the Vic-Tas Regional Conference in Melbourne for Occupational Therapists. Naomi’s topic ‘Creative possibilities for living with low vision’, touched on why occupational therapists are ideally positioned to take up the challenge. Diminished capacity and loss of confidence due to vision impairment often…
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