Our next Baby Beginnings Group will be meeting on Saturday February 8! Our Baby Beginnings Program, in partnership with Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada BC, is a drop-in monthly group for babies (under age 2) and their caregivers. When: The 2nd Saturday of each month – next session February 8 Time: 10:30 AM – noon Where: the Blind… Read more Baby Beginnings on February 8
Next Online Parent Group Topic Is On Relationships Our next Online Parent Group will take place on Thursday February 13, the day before Valentine’s Day. Now that I am a parent, Valentine’s Day is about making sure I remember to request the class list so we can print out Valentine’s cards to all the kids, and… Read more Monthly Online Parent Group on Feb 13
Trivia Night tickets are SOLD OUT! Thank you for your support in raising funds for Blind Beginnings’ programs that help children who are blind or partially sighted reach their full potential. We look forward to testing your trivia knowledge at Moose’s Down Under on February 1st.
Blind Beginnings in partnership with Vision Loss Rehab Canada BC Vision Specialists, is pleased to invite your family to an Early Intervention Family Retreat on Vancouver Island! We are expanding this opportunity to include children up to seven years of age. When: March 6, 7 and 8, 2020 Who: Children who are blind or partially sighted from birth… Read more Early Intervention Family Retreat on Vancouver Island March 6-8
Blind Beginnings is pleased to announce our 2020 Youth Leadership Training Weekend! What: This is our 10th year running this program and it is offered to youth who are blind or partially-sighted between 13 and 19 years of age from across BC. The program is for youth to develop transferable employment skills including public speaking, communication, mentoring, active listening and empathy,… Read more Youth Leadership Weekend April 17-19
Trivia Night tickets are selling fast. 100 tickets sold already, get yours before it’s too late! To purchase your ticket click here.
Thank you to everyone who purchased produce boxes from SPUD to support this fundraiser for Blind Beginnings! We will receive over $250 from SPUD through this fundraiser. Unfortunately, SPUD has informed us that this fundraising initiative has come to an end as they no longer have the internal staff capacity to run this any longer.
Our popular fundraising event returns on February 1, 2020! Come and test your trivia knowledge while raising funds for Blind Beginnings’ programs that help children and youth who are blind or partially sighted reach their full potential. Grab your friends and join us for an evening of feel-good fun! When: Saturday, February 1, 2020 Where:… Read more Trivia Night 2020
A great big thank you to YVR for Kids and Clear Skies Children’s Foundation for the $7,000 donation towards our Community Discovery Program in 2020! We have some great outings planned! The first one is Skiing at Grouse Mountain, and we can’t wait! It is with donations like this that we can we can continue… Read more Thank you YVR for Kids!
What: The first one of 2020 will be on Saturday, January 25th. We will be going to 5-pin bowling! There will be some options for modifications such as using a bar to get a straight shot and a ball ramp for anyone who needs it. Come out for some good times at the lanes and… Read more Community Discovery outings in the Okanagan in 2020!