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 or 01 674 6496.

Early registration is recommended.

General Info

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