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Blind veteran Robert Ware

Look out for signs of sight loss in your loved ones this summer

We often see a spike in applications for our charity following holiday periods, which we attribute to referrals from relatives who have visited a grandparent or elderly rel…

Date
22 July 2017 08:30
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90 year old blind veteran celebrates new relationship this Valentine’s Day

Harry was discharged from the RAF in 1948 as an Aircraftman. It was years later when Harry’s sight started to deteriorate due to age-related macular degeneration, leaving him with very little sight in one eye. Then suddenly a blocked blood vessel in…

Date
09 February 2017 11:00
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No One Alone isolation campaign

New research reveals older blind UK veterans feel increasingly isolated following sight loss

Blind Veterans UK’s Isolation Survey 2016, released today, was commissioned to identify any feelings of isolation among the UK’s blind veteran population. 61 per cent said that before receiving support from Blind Veterans UK they had become increasi…

Date
16 December 2016
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