Royal Blind Adult Services

43 Canaan Lane
Edinburgh
EH10 4SG

Tel: 0131 446 3104
Fax: 0131 447 9266
adultservices@royalblind.org

Forward Vision and Allermuir are part of Royal Blind, registered charity : SC017167

 

Activities at our Adult Services

Amanda, young person at Forward Vision, with Karl, music instructorWe provide a wide range of community and in-house activities as well as developing new interests and hobbies. In addition we arrange activities such as:

  • Swimming
  • Cinema
  • Theatre trips
  • Holidays
  • Art
  • Dance
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Dining out
  • Library visits
  • Outings to coffee shops and cafes.

Residents are currently attending:

 

Music 

Music can help people with disabilities develop physical, sensory and cognitive skills.It also helps relaxation, enjoyment and self confidence. 

The photo above shows Amanda, a young person who enjoys short breaks at Forward Vision, singing in a Christmas music video which was entered into the Care Home Idol competition and won third place. Watch the video and read our blog to find out more. 

Forward Vision worked with the Royal Blind School on a European music theatre project for young people with multiple disabilities and vision impairment. Read more.