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Call for Aniridia Network Ireland

By Eleanor from Ireland Three weeks ago I went to the Aniridia Network UK Meeting 2016 in London, it was my first time and I thoroughly enjoyed meeting people with the same eye condition as myself. I had never before … Continue reading

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Just when you thought it was all over

You’d think that after Saturday’s excellent conference we can all relax. Well yes one big to do list is in the bin but I’ve just written another one. Here it is: Create the online feedback survey and emailed it out … Continue reading

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1 tweet reaps new member, volunteer and website for ANUK

I monitor the internet for mentions of ‘aniridia’. Last week Phil from Liverpool tweeted that his wife, who has aniridia, had been declared ineligible for Personal Independent Payments. I checked our database and found no record of her. So I … Continue reading

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Volunteer to help organise our 2013 conference

We urgently need a keen, reliable volunteer to help us to organise our next conference. How about you? The Aniridia Network UK Conference 2013 will be in London. Sadly Heather, who did the job last year, unexpectedly has to return … Continue reading

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Claire’s introduction

Living with a visual impairment all of my life and having to face a number of barriers I have come to be very passionate about making a difference and challenging the injustices faced by blind and partially sighted people. Which … Continue reading

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Charity strategy update

Plans for the next two years were the result of the trustee’s latest strategy day. We decided the charity’s priorities for 2011-12 were: increasing the number of volunteers boosting funds raised from donors strengthening how we administer the organisation. Katie, … Continue reading

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Charity strategy update

Plans for the next two years were the result of the trustee’s latest strategy day. We decided the charity’s priorities for 2011-12 were: increasing the number of volunteers boosting funds raised from donors strengthening how we administer the organisation. Katie, … Continue reading

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