Webinar – Essential IT Skills for Children with Vision Impairments in Education

IT skills are vital for a student with vision impairment to access education independently, if they are put in place in a timely manner, they can ensure your child is fully integrated into school life and not dependent on someone to help them all the time. In this webinar Edel Doherty Vision Ireland (formerly NCBI)… Continue Reading Webinar – Essential IT Skills for Children with Vision Impairments in Education

Upcoming Webinars

IT Skills needed for Education – March 5th 8pm. Edel from Vision Ireland (formally NCBI) will discuss all the tech and skills your child or student will need for school. Orientation and Mobility – March TBC – Fiona Broadly and Lisa Priestly are O&M specialists in the UK and will explain what O&M is.

Webinar

Delighted to announce Niamh Donnelly as our second speaker for Talking Truths next Tuesday’s Webinar. Niamh is a trainee solicitor with Eversheds Sutherland, she studied law at Maynooth University and was a teenager with a vision impairment at one stage in her life! So she has a great perspective in surviving being a teen and… Continue Reading Webinar

Future Webinars

We will have 3 webinars this spring To hear the news as soon as we release it, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Or feel free to join our mailing list – email info@feach.ie

National Optometry Centre

Had a great day in TU Grangegorman with 3rd & 4th Year students. We heard from some brilliant VI speakers, like Jason Smyth, Dawn Murtagh & David Nason, about their lived experiences and what they would like clinics, optometrists and optician stores to do to aid a VI customer. Vision Ireland & Sight and Sound… Continue Reading National Optometry Centre

Upcoming Webinar

Issues facing teens was the most requested topic for a webinar in our recent parents survey, so we are delighted to have Sarah Caffrey back to talk on this topic. For those of you who don’t know, Sarah was reared in Ireland and now works as a visiting teacher in the UK. She has a… Continue Reading Upcoming Webinar

Family Day 2023

Family Day 2023 We had a brilliant day, 100 parents and children came, 6 exhibitors really engaged with parents, NCBI, Childvision, Sight and Sound, Irish Guide dogs, Fact Factory and Vision Sports. It was a really relaxed day in the Midlands Park Hotel, lots of time to chat, ask and learn. Many new families came… Continue Reading Family Day 2023

Féach Family Day

Féach are delighted to announce the date of their annual family day. The day will be held in Midlands Park Hotel in Portlaoise on September 23rd 2023 from 1.30pm. Tickets are available NOW, email info@feach.ie for the link. Meet other families, talk to service providers such as NCBI, Fact Factory, Sight and Sound & ChildVision… Continue Reading Féach Family Day