Blind Beginnings

our Mission

Blind Beginning’s mission is to inspire children and youth who are blind or partially sighted and their families through diverse programs, experiences, counselling and peer support, and opportunities to create fulfilling lives.

Our work is made possible by the generosity of our donors and sponsors. To make a  one-time donation, please click here. To make a monthly donation, click here.


Blind Beginnings Family Holiday Party

Come celebrate the holidays with other Blind Beginnings families. We will have a pot-luck, some live music, a festive craft, and a game or two to spread some holiday cheer. Santa hats, reindeer antlers, and Frozen dresses encouraged. When: Saturday, December 15th, 2018 Time: 12:00-3:00pm Where: Sapperton Hall: 318 Keary St, New Westminster (Lower level –… Read more Blind Beginnings Family Holiday Party


Give Now Campaign 2018

Our 10th Anniversary Year was a great success—thanks to you! 2018 has been a remarkable year for Blind Beginnings. With your support we offered educational and experiential workshops, pre-employment training, summer camps and recreational activities to help British Columbia’s blind and partially sighted children and youth develop the skills, confidence and independence necessary to live… Read more Give Now Campaign 2018


Family Ice Skating Event

On December 7, join Blind Beginnings for a family skate! From 5:45 – 6:45pm, we have a sheet of ice just for Blind Beginnings families. Whether you’ve never put on a pair of skates or you’re a speed-skating superstar; everyone is welcome to join! Skates, helmets, and ice sleds will be available for loan. When: Friday,… Read more Family Ice Skating Event