Wales Council of the Blind

LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

Description: Look's mission is to improve the lives of families with visually impaired children and young people by providing support, information and activities with a view to helping them gain the best outcomes in life and reach their full potential.

Weblink: http://www.look-uk.org/

Tel: 0746 435 1958

Email: info@look-uk.org

Category: Third/voluntary Sector


Services Provided

LOOK holiday flat

LOOK owns a holiday flat in Scarborough on the Yorkshire coast. The flat is accessible with two bedrooms, one double (with space for a cot), and one with bunk beds plus an extra single bed. The LOOK flat provides an opportunity for every family with a visually impaired child to enjoy a seaside break and can be booked for both long and short breaks at very reasonable rates.

LOOK mentoring service

A free mentoring service for young people with vision impairment. Offers support on topics such as school and college; gap year ideas; career and life plans; socialising and confidence; independent living. Mentors are vision impaired themselves.

LOOK Parent Support Group

Come and meet other parents of Visually Impaired children every other Tuesday at 19:30GMT in our free online meet up sessions. (On Mondays from August 2023)

Events associated with this provider:

26th of February 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

11th of March 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

25th of March 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

8th of April 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

22nd of April 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

6th of May 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

20th of May 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

3rd of June 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

17th of June 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

1st of July 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

15th of July 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

29th of July 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

12th of August 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

26th of August 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

9th of September 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

23rd of September 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

7th of October 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

21st of October 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

4th of November 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children

18th of November 2024

Parent Support Group - Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’ (online)

Themed chat session on ‘Christmas presents for all ages’. Our free, fortnightly peer-led Parent Support Group is a safe place to meet others and talk about the issues our visually impaired children face and share solutions that others in the community have found. The group is organised by Jane Ring, Parent Support Officer at LOOK. For more information, visit the link below.

Hosted by - LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children