Purpose of the group
The Cross-Party Group on Visual Impairment draws together the blind and partially sighted sector in Scotland to identify issues competent to the Scottish Parliament and seeks, in a reasonable fashion, to influence policy, legislation and decision makers to better reflect the needs of blind and partially sighted people.
Tuesday 17 September 2019 in Committee Room 3 at 1pm. This meeting will include the AGM.
Tuesday 3 December 2019 in Committee Room 3 at 6pm.
Next meeting: 28 May 2019
This meeting will be held at 6pm in Committee Room 3.
Non MSP Individuals
RNIB Scotland – Secretary and treasurer
Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ASDO)
Association of Scottish Talking Newspapers (ASTN)
City of Edinburgh Council – Additional Support for Learning Services
Dundee Blind & Partially Sighted Society
Forth Valley Sensory Centre
Guide Dogs Scotland
Linking Education and Disability (LEAD) Scotland
Microphthalmia, Anophthalmia & Coloboma Support (MACS)
NHS Education for Scotland
NHS Forth Valley
NHS Lothian Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion
North East Sensory Services (NESS)
North Ayrshire Council
RNIB Connect Radio
Royal Blind School
Scottish Association for Visual Impairment Education (SAVIE)
Scottish Council on Visual Impairment (SCOVI)
Scottish Sensory Centre, University of Edinburgh
Site Scotland - Supported Integration,Training and Employment (SITE)
Vision UK Counselling and Emotional Support Services Group
Cross Party Groups and GDPR
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