Fighting Blindness: New course for young people living with sight loss

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Title: New course for young people living with sight loss

Fighting Blindness is piloting a new course, Foundations, aimed at 18-30 year-olds living with sight conditions. The two part course will provide participants with a toolkit of resources, information and skills to build confidence and equip young people to meet life’s challenges head-on.

As well as providing guidance and resources, Foundations will offer participants the opportunity to meet others facing similar circumstances and learn from shared experiences.

Part one of this two-part course takes place over four Wednesdays from 6:30pm to 8:45pm on the following dates: 14, 21 and 28 April and 5 May 2021.

The course is delivered over Zoom and the following topics will be discussed:

  • Third-level education
  • Employment and career
  • CV preparation and interview skills
  • Technology
  • Assertiveness and communication skills
  • Rights and entitlements

If you would like to register for this course or further information, please contact Fighting Blindness at insight@fightingblindness.ie or 01 674 6496.

Early registration is recommended.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
22nd Mar, 2021
Region
Online via Zoom
Expiry Date
14th Apr, 2021