Action Matters

It’s been a busy six months since the last Action Matters newsletter. More people than ever need our help, so in turn we need your support more than ever. We can only make every day better for people living with sight loss thanks to the donations from kind people just like you. Read on to find out how you’re helping people like Harry, Rose and James.

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Action Matters January 2016

It’s been a busy six months since the last Action Matters newsletter as you’ll read below. More people than ever need our help, so in turn Action For Blind People need your support more than ever.

Read about Action Matters January 2016
Harry enjoying James and the Giant Peach.

Harry’s Giant Adventure

Harry Ward joined other children with sight loss for an exciting backstage tour of James and the Giant Peach at the West Yorkshire Playhouse.

Read about Harry’s Giant Adventure
Face to face

Face-to-face support

The launch of Action’s new counselling service means that people who are struggling to cope with sight loss now have the choice of face-to-face support or existing telephone-based services.

Read about Face-to-face support
Matters front

Actionnaires is ‘fantabulistic’ says James!

Miranda was concerned that her son, James, would spend his life on the ‘sidelines’ when he was diagnosed with sight loss when he was just a baby. Thanks to Actionnaires, James has a new lease of life

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Whole new

There’s a whole new world out there!

The internet has opened up a whole world of opportunities for us all.

Read about There’s a whole new world out there!
Wear dots matters

Raise lots by wearing dots!

This October we’re asking everyone to Wear dots… raise lots for Action and RNIB.

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Rose Action

Meet Rose

Meet Rose. Rose volunteered at Action before becoming a paid member of staff at our resource centre in London. Read about Rose’s experience of living with sight loss.

Read about Meet Rose