Junior Explorers: Come learn to play blind tennis on May 27th Blind tennis has been popular in Japan since 1985 and is now making its way to Canada. Kiyo Breiting has 5 years’ experience teaching blind tennis to elementary school children and has volunteered to teach our Junior Explorers. When: Saturday, May 27, 2017 from… Read more Junior Explorers: Come learn blind tennis May 27
Blind Beginnings invites youth who are blind or partially sighted 15 – 19 years to participate in our “What Happens After Grad” Workshop Where: at the Blind Beginnings office: 227 Sixth Street in New Westminster When: Saturday, June 10th and Saturday, June 17th Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm Topics will include: Career Exploration – Limitless employment… Read more What happens after grad | June 10 & 17
Part-time Bookkeeper with Blind Beginnings Society Blind Beginnings is a charitable organization whose mission is to inspire children and youth who are blind or partially sighted, and their families, providing diverse programs, experiences, counselling and peer support, and opportunities for them to create fulfilling lives. We envision a world where seeing things differently inspires… Read more Job Posting: Part-time Bookkeeper
Full-time Program Coordinator with Blind Beginnings Blind Beginnings is a charitable organization whose mission is to inspire children and youth who are blind or partially sighted, and their families, providing diverse programs, experiences, counselling and peer support, and opportunities for them to create fulfilling lives. We envision a world where seeing things differently inspires… Read more Job Posting: Full-time Program Coordinator
A Call for Nominees to the Board of Directors: Are you passionate about children who are blind or partially sighted reaching their full potential? Are you forward thinking, reliable, organized, and have great ideas? Do you have some skills in fund development, marketing, media relations, human resources, communications and social media, government relations,… Read more Invitation to Join our Board
Parents of children who are blind, partially sighted, or deafblind are invited to attend our upcoming workshop on: Summer programming for children, youth, and their families! Wednesday, May 17th 2017 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM 227 6th Street in New Westminster Find out all about: Camp Hornby, BB Family Adventure Camp, Preschool Community… Read more Come and learn about 2017 Summer programs on May 17
Blind Beginnings 2017 Summer Camp Programs It’s time to start planning for summer and Blind Beginnings has two summer camp programs for children and youth who are blind or partially sighted and their families! Camp Hornby – July 20 to 24 on Hornby Island Family Adventure Camp – August 24 to 27 in Kelowna… Read more Announcing our 2017 Blind Beginnings Summer Camps
Blind Beginnings is pleased to announce our 7th Youth Leadership Training Weekend! This exciting program 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, organization and… Read more 7th Youth Leadership Training Weekend
Limitless News Table of Contents: Highlights Blind Beginnings Fourth Annual Talent Show. Celebrating an Accessible Holiday Season 2016 Youth Support Group Coming Up Blind Beginnings Gala Youth Leadership Training Weekend Interest Pieces Technology: The KNFB Reader Sports Personal Story Highlights Blind Beginnings Fourth Annual Talent Show *Picture… Read more Limitless News – The Blind Beginnings Youth Authored Newsletter is here for February 2017!
Junior Explorer’s are celebrating White Cane Week at our club meeting on January 28th! Did you know that you could play games with, and sings songs about your white cane? Did you know that you can incorporate braille into food and crafts? Join the Junior Explorer’s on Saturday January 28 for all of this… Read more Join the Junior Explorer’s for an early White Cane Week Celebration!