Blind Beginnings News

Youth Leadership Weekend April 17-19

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

SPUD Update

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.

Trivia Night 2020

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

Online Seeing Things Differently Parent Support Group

Parents of children and youth who are blind or partially sighted are invited to participate in our Online “Seeing Things Differently” Parent Support Group You have a child with a visual impairment which means life is now different.  On top of typical parenting, you have the added challenge of learning about an unfamiliar diagnosis, trying… Read more Online Seeing Things Differently Parent Support Group