Royal Blind Blog

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Royal Blind launches braille and audio versions of inspiring Humans of Scotland book

Humans of Scotland

A book telling a series of powerful short stories about the everyday lives of people with disabilities is now available in braille and audio.

Royal Blind is proud to present the audio and braille versions of Humans of Scotland by the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (ALLIANCE).

Posted: 19/11/2019


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


Time to raise awareness of Self-directed Support

Donald Macaskill delivering a speech

Dr Donald Macaskill, CEO of Scottish Care, blogs on the reform of health and social care and our joint research into Self-directed support.

Posted: 08/11/2019 | Adult Services, Care for Older People, Child Care


International Volunteer Managers Day

Volunteer Development Manager James with volunteer Daichi


Volunteer Development Manager for Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded James Whyte, explains why volunteers are vital for the charity.

Posted: 05/11/2019 | Adult Services, Care for Older People, Scottish War Blinded


Christmas Raffle

Christmas Raffle

We have three amazing prizes up for grabs in our Christmas Raffle, with a top prize of £500! By selling raffle tickets on behalf of Royal Blind, you are helping us support blind and partially sighted children and adults across Scotland. 

Posted: 05/11/2019