Tag Archives: Visual impairment

“You Don’t Look Blind”…

“You don’t look blind” is something I still hear from people far too often. Lots of people all over the world still believe this misconception that to be visually impaired you tend to look a certain way. They associate a … Continue reading

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UCanDoIT Founder Bids the Charity Goodbye

UCanDoIT founder Anthony Wigram gave up the Chair three years ago although he remained on the board and has now taken the decision that the time has come to resign as a trustee. He remains committed to the ongoing work … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Be Recognised!

UCanDoIT are thrilled to be finalists in the People’s Award category of this years Tech4Good Awards. Our work makes huge difference to the lives of people with disabilities as these videos show. Please vote for us here or on Twitter using  #T4GUCanDoIT . Every … Continue reading

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Reaching New Audiences

UCanDoIT are pleased to announce that we will be working in partnership with Viridian Housing on their Digital Inclusion scheme launched today (20th January 2014). The scheme will provide free internet training to 300 Viridian residents over the age of 50, … Continue reading

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From Geek to Tutor

I have been a UCanDoIT tutor more or less since the project began.  A self confessed geek of tragic proportions, it also appealed to me due to my own personal experience with disability as I’m severely deaf with a couple … Continue reading

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But How Do They….

One of the questions we are often asked is “How do blind people use the computer”. We teach a lot of blind and visually impaired people including many older adults who lost their sight in later life, some of these … Continue reading

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