Royal Blind Adult Services

43 Canaan Lane
EH10 4SG

Tel: 0131 446 3104
Fax: 0131 447 9266

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


Adult Services Blog

Our blog keeps you updated about activities and news from Royal Blind's Adult Services. 

Allermuir rated 'very good' in first inspection report

Frankie plays in his bedroom at Allermuir

The Care Inspectorate has praised the ‘positive and happy atmosphere’ of Royal Blind’s new residential service after its first ever inspection of the home.

Posted: 08/08/2017 | Adult Services


Braeside House wins Scottish Care Award

Braeside House wins Scottish Care Award


We are very proud at Royal Blind that Braeside House staff member Pat Gibson won the Positive Impact Award at the Scottish Care Awards.


Posted: 18/11/2019 | Adult Services, Care for Older People


Cranberry Tearoom ‘stars’ attend sensory impairment award ceremony

cranberry tearoom team accept award

The team behind Royal Blind’s Cranberry Tearoom are celebrating after winning the first runner up prize in a sensory impairment awards ceremony.

Posted: 17/11/2016 | Adult Services


Dark and Light: a poem by Forward Vision's Brenda Archibald

Brenda Archibald portrait

Forward Vision staff member Brenda Archibald took pen to paper and wrote the poem below after being inspired by the young adults she works with. Brilliant stuff, thanks Brenda!

Posted: 22/06/2015 | Adult Services


Forward Vision at Community Care Live 2014

Julie and Camila Batmanghelidjh

Forward Vision and Kidscene's Care Services Manager, Julie Jamieson, met well-known author and charity leader Camila Batmanghelidjh recently at a major community care conference in London.

Posted: 09/12/2014 | Adult Services


Forward Vision at T in the Park

T in the Park Stage


When staff at Forward Vision heard that T in the Park tickets for 2014 were going on sale we stopped to think if the young adults would enjoy it, then joined the long telephone queue!

Posted: 01/08/2014 | Adult Services


Forward Vision come third in music contest

Forward Vision come third in music contest

Congratulations to Forward Vision who won third place in the UK wide 'Care Home Idols' music competition.

Posted: 02/02/2015 | Adult Services


Forward Vision host Cranberry Tearoom Showstopper Special

Jan Thomson taste tests cake with fellow judge & Forward Vision resident Andrew

Forward Vision hosts a special Cranberry Tearoom with a showstopping cake competition!

Posted: 31/10/2018 | Adult Services


Forward Vision neighbours swing into action with community grant vote

Forward Vision resident, Alex, smiles for the camera

Residents of Royal Blind’s Forward Vision service will soon enjoy the use of a ‘birds nest’ swing after their community voted for them to be awarded £2,500 in funding.

Posted: 04/05/2016 | Adult Services


Forward Vision release Christmas music video - 'Is it Nearly Christmas Time?'

Forward Vision Christmas Music Video

Young adults and staff from Royal Blind’s Forward Vision service are celebrating the festive season by creating their very own Chistmas classic.

Posted: 14/12/2016 | Adult Services