National Braille Week

Fingers on brailled paper

 

National Braille Week aims to raise awareness of the importance of Braille and other alternative formats that open up the written world to people with visual impairments.

National Braille Week is organised by the charity Royal Blind and runs in the second week of October, coinciding with World Sight Day

Get involved by organising your own event or activity - browse our website for free resources!

The next National Braille Week takes place from 5-11 October 2015.

 

 

 

Press Room

Press Room

Stories on events happening for National Braille Week.

Lady reading Braille menu

Get Involved

Hold a school assembly, organise an event or join our social media campaigns!

About Braille

About Braille

Braille is a system of touch reading and writing in which raised dots represent the letters of the alphabet and numbers, as well as music notes and symbols.

Braille printed papers

Braille Resources

Download our free resources - worksheets, powerpoints, games and puzzles.

Email Us.

National Braille Week
Royal Blind

PO Box 500

Gillespie Crescent

Edinburgh 

EH10 4HZ

Tel : 0131 229 1456

Email: events@royalblind.org

 

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