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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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Blind veteran George

Georges Jurish talks about how Blind Veterans UK helped him find independence

"Losing your sight can be a frightening, even isolating experience. I have suffered with sight loss caused by macular degeneration for five years. During this time my eyesight has gradually deteriorated, and I have also developed something called Ch…

Date
16 December 2016
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