Celebrating National Picnic Month

Who doesn’t love a good picnic? And, as lockdown restrictions ease and we are greeted with (some) sunnier days, why not venture out to a local beauty spot, pack your favourite treats and get your picnic on. With eye health in mind, here are some of our top picnic picks: Sandwiches: Tuna, mayonnaise and sweetcorn […]

You don’t always need to see a rainbow to know that it’s there.

Help us spread the love & support those with sight loss in Wales during these difficult times by purchasing one of our limited edition rainbow t-shirts. T-shirts are £16 (this includes postage) and range from children sizes aged 2-14 years and adults sizes small to 5xl. They are also available in a black-heart and yellow-heart […]

Celebrating our Volunteers for National Volunteer Week 2020

The support our volunteers provide plays such a vital role within the operations of our charity. Being a small charity that covers such vast ground within the sight-loss community of Wales, our volunteers enable us to offer sustainable and consistent support to our service users. To show our thanks to our wonderful volunteers, we would […]

All about…Diabetic Retinopathy

What is it? Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes. It is caused by high blood sugar levels damaging the back of the eye (retina). It can cause blindness if left undiagnosed and untreated. How diabetes can affect the eyes The light sensitive cells found in the retina convert light into electric signals. These signals […]