A parent led organisation that connects,
informs and empowers

Féach are delighted to be shortlisted
for an NCBI Vision Award

Our Aim

To empower parents to support their blind and visually impaired children to ensure they thrive and lead independent lives

Our Vision

Equal Rights, Equal Access, Equal Opportunities for all low vision children

 

How

Through Peer Support, Information Sharing, Mentoring and Advocating – PIMA

Parents may never before have met a person who is blind or has a significant sight loss, and may never have known another child like their own.

They can be beset by all kinds of worries and questions:

Member Stories

The Wheel acknowledge Heroes

The Wheel asked Féach and 49 other organisations to nominate a Hero. Féach nominated Ian, a parent who has said YES to Féach everytime we have asked for someone to attend an event, man a stall, volunteer, help with IT, you name it Ian has done it! Parents and volunteers are the backbone of Féach… Continue Reading The Wheel acknowledge Heroes

Braille Webinar

Tues 24th January – Braille – What is it? Who needs it? How is it supported? Stuart from Sight and Sound Technology, a Braille user and tech guru, and Martha from NCBI’s children and young person team, host the informative webinar. Click here for tickets to the free event https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/braille-does-my-childstudent-need-it-tickets-512871351017?aff=ebdssbeac

Dr David Coleman

Delighted to have Dr David Coleman Psychologist speak to Féach members on 7th Feb @ 8pm. How do you speak to your child about their vision loss? How do you frame it in a positive way? How do you raise peoples expectations around their abilities? HOW? HOW? HOW? We are thrilled to have David’s expertise… Continue Reading Dr David Coleman

The Wheel acknowledge Heroes

The Wheel asked Féach and 49 other organisations to nominate a Hero. Féach nominated Ian, a parent who has said YES to Féach everytime we have asked for someone to attend an event, man a stall, volunteer, help with IT, you name it Ian has done it! Parents and volunteers are the backbone of Féach… Continue Reading The Wheel acknowledge Heroes