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Chloë Costello and Prudhoe Army blind veteran grandfather Ian Henderson

Granddaughter of Prudhoe Army veteran urges others to refer their loved ones to us this Grandparents’ Day

Chloë, 18, from Corbridge, said: “It was really sad for us when grandad lost his sight because the simple things he used to enjoy, like watching the football or reading the paper, suddenly became a real struggle. But since he found out about Blind V…

Date
01 October 2017 08:00
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Tom and Amy cheersing

Blind veteran Tom and wife Amy celebrate 70 years together

 Tom and Amy attended a lunch club on Monday organised by our charity and were presented with an anniversary cake.  They were childhood sweethearts who first met when Tom bravely approached her in the shop where she was working.  Amy was 14 and To…

Date
27 April 2017 16:00
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Blind veteran and carer

Read about the Prevalence of Visual Impairment in People with Dementia study

Responding to the final results of a study, conducted by optometrists, which reveals undiagnosed eye conditions in people with dementia, Dr. Renata Gomes, Head of Research at Blind Veterans UK said:

Date
01 February 2017 09:00
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