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Who we are

At Blind Veterans UK, we're a military family, helping generations of vision-impaired veterans overcome sight loss.

On this page, you can find out how our charity is run, learn about our history and read biographies of our patrons and trustees. Plus, see how we celebrate military commemorations, read about our iconic Victory Over Blindness statue, and find links to our reports and publications.  

About our charity

A photo of the Victory Over Blindness statue depicting seven blinded soldiers leading one another with their hands on their comrades’ shoulders
Victory Over Blindness statue depicting seven blinded soldiers leading one another with their hands on their comrades’ shoulders

Victory Over Blindness

To commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War, we unveiled our iconic statue of war-blinded veterans at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Reports and publications

Find out about our corporate strategy, and view our annual and impact reports.

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"Blind Veterans UK provide our members with the tools and skills to lead fulfilling, active and independent lives. With our help, members can become, once again, valued members of society instead of just being recipients of charity."

Colin Williamson
Blind Veterans UK President

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