Education

No matter what age you are, you should be able to learn, below are organisations that may be helpful.

RNIB
Having a sight problem shouldn’t be a barrier to learning. We work to ensure that blind and partially sighted children and adults gain get the best out of school and college.
Education post 16 and the Disability Discrimination Act
http://www.rnib.org.uk/livingwithsightloss/livinglearning/Pages/living_learning.aspx

RNIB professionals/education
RNIB offers support to education professionals working with blind and partially sighted learners of all ages, from young children to older people.
If you are an education student, teacher or learning professional, you can find a wide range of information and research on this website.
School based learning Mainstream education
http://www.rnib.org.uk/professionals/education/Pages/education.aspx

Education and learning for disabled people
Information about education and training for disabled people including school, higher education and funding.
http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/DisabledPeople/EducationAndTraining/index.htm

Your help

If you have any ideas or suggestions that have been helpful to you, please contact us as it may be useful for them too. nmo.advice@thewaltoncentre.nhs.uk