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Light poem that sits on top of the Every Blind Child van, reading 'In Our Dreams We See Forever'

In Our Dreams - Video

For the past year, as part of our #EveryBlindChild campaign, international artist Robert Montgomery has collaborated with blind and partially sighted children and their families to develop a piece of art that shares their stories and hopes for the future.
A large room filled with a crowd of people at the London without Limits festival

Comedians join London without Limits festival in support of blind young Londoners

Comedians Arthur Smith and Chris McCausland will join David Page and Joey Morgan for a very special edition of Comedy in the Dark. The comedians will perform to an audience pitched in total darkness at London’s West End Comedy Store. Comedy in the Dark which found success at the Edinburgh Fringe, is hosting the event to support the first ever London Without Limits festival.
Three runners in the Olympic Park taking part in the Blindfold Run

Are you brave enough to run 10k blindfolded?

RSBC, the UK's leading charity for blind young people, launched the country’s first Blindfold Run challenge at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park which has been supported by Silent Witness star, Emilia Fox.
RSBC young people at an NHS employability event

Work experience is key to ensuring blind young people are not left behind

As unemployment falls, work experience holds the key to ensuring blind young people aren’t left behind.
A group of young people sat in the audience at a RLSB event

RLSB and Royal Blind Society form alliance

Following formal discussions The Royal London Society for Blind People (RLSB) and the Royal Blind Society (RBSoc) have agreed to form an association to better serve the needs of vision impaired children and young people and their families in England and Wales.
Three RLSB young people with President, Sir Michael Fallon MP

Ground breaking manifesto for blind young Londoners launched

“We’re taking control of our future.” Ground breaking manifesto for blind young Londoners launched. London based youth forum for blind young people unveils the country’s first ever manifesto, highlighting the realities blind young people face around employment, education, transport and diagnosis support.
Front door of No. 10 Downing Street

Samantha Cameron hosts No.10 reception for blind young Londoners

Samantha Cameron hosted a reception at No.10 Downing Street in aid of blind young Londoners who are struggling to overcome poverty, isolation and unemployment.
A microphone rests on a sound desk at RLSB's Future Exchange

London celebrities offer their support to RLSB’s Future Exchange

Olly Murs, Eliza Doolittle, Tim Campbell and Britain’s Got Talent band The Luminites added their support to the Capitals’ first ever youth event for blind young people living in London, hosted by the Royal London Society for Blind People.
London Underground sign with Big Ben in the background

Give us an app for a seamless journey

Vision impaired (VI) young people working with RLSB are calling on transport providers to help make independent travel easier.

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