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‘Power of positivity’ helps Harrison beat cancer

Behind Harrison’s easy smile lies a strength and resolve to live life fully, giving him a maturity well beyond his years. Full of gratitude and positivity – with just a hint of cheekiness – Harrison’s outlook on life is infectious. But as a young boy Harrison faced a challenge that took him to the brink of giving up. This is Harrison’s story.

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VisAbility gave me a light. I could finally see a light after disability. I could get up in the morning again.

Edwina (client)

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Taking action over coronavirus (COVID-19)

Like everyone else at the moment, VisAbility is introducing measures to ensure the safety and protection of our clients during the coronavirus outbreak. We know that the elderly and people with compromised immune systems are most at risk, so we are taking all the necessary steps to support people and keep COVID19 at bay. We…

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Mapping out team leadership success with a job share

When it comes to leadership sometimes two heads are better than one.

Just ask joint team leaders Annie Waugh and Laura Hawkins at VisAbility’s Children and Youth Services, North and East Teams.

Find out why their job share is so successful.

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An Equal World is an Enabled World

An equal world is an enabled world is a mantra that resonates with Kim Ryan who has spent the last two decades helping people to live their lives more independently

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Sport for all at VisAbility

New technology is keeping children busy. So much so that at VisAbility we’ve noticed a decline in sporting participation.

Now we’re on a mission to change that and have set up a Sport Steering Committee to encourage greater sport involvement among the blind and low vision community.

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