COVID 19 Updates

RSBC Virtual Programme

RSBC have moved online! See below for our range of virtual activities to keep you all engaged and connected. All of our sessions will be run via Zoom. Just download the app and click the link (which will only be sent to those who have confirmed attendance) and enter your name which will appear on screen – no need to sign up!

May – Week 1

All Week - Employment Advice
Lead Staff: Mark
Age: 16-25
Do you require some clarity about what employment currently looks like? The alternatives or what kinds of things we can be doing that will help us with employment when we get back to normal? Book to arrange a call and get the latest advice from our Employment Support Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Friday 1st May - Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Vivek
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Saturday 2nd May – Creative, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain
Age: 8-25
Feeling Creative? Join us on the virtual creative session and get involved to produce some new content – there’s plenty of inspiration around!

Monday 4th May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Vivek
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Monday 4th May – Live Life Go Further, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Owain
Age: 8-11
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Thursday 7th May – Lunch Club, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Vivek
Age: 8-15
Grab your lunch and join us virtually to take a break from your new schedule. Socialise and discuss your recent experiences as well as current and evolving topics in a safe and supportive space.

Thursday 7th May – Assistive Tech, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Alex
Age: 8-25
Need help with apps, software and how to get the most out of technology during lockdown? Book a session with our Assistive Tech Advisor providing 1:1 support.

May – Week 2

All Week - Employment Advice
Lead Staff: Mark
Age: 16-25
Do you require some clarity about what employment currently looks like? The alternatives or what kinds of things we can be doing that will help us with employment when we get back to normal? Book to arrange a call and get the latest advice from our Employment Support Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Tuesday 12th May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Thursday 14th May – Assistive Tech, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Alex
Age: 8-25
Need help with apps, software and how to get the most out of technology during lockdown? Book a session with our Assistive Tech Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Thursday 14th May – Supper Club, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Vivek
Age: 16-25
Grab some food and join us virtually to Socialise and discuss your recent experiences as well as current and evolving topics in a safe and supportive space.

Friday 15th May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Friday 15th May – Live Life Go Further, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain and Vivek
Age: 16-25
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Saturday 16th May – Creative, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain
Age: 8-25
Feeling Creative? Join us on the virtual creative session and get involved to produce some new content – there’s plenty of inspiration around!

May – Week 3

All Week - Employment Advice
Lead Staff: Mark
Age: 16-25
Do you require some clarity about what employment currently looks like? The alternatives or what kinds of things we can be doing that will help us with employment when we get back to normal? Book to arrange a call and get the latest advice from our Employment Support Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Monday 18th May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Tuesday 19th May – Lunch Club, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Vivek
Age: 8-15
Grab your lunch and join us virtually to take a break from your new schedule. Socialise and discuss your recent experiences as well as current and evolving topics in a safe and supportive space.

Wednesday 20th May - Creative, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain
Age: 8-25
What ignited your love of music? Join us on the virtual creative session and get involved to produce some new content – there’s plenty of inspiration around!

Thursday 21st May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Thursday 21st May – Assistive Tech, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Alex
Age: 8-25
Need help with apps, software and how to get the most out of technology during lockdown? Book a session with our Assistive Tech Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Saturday 23rd May – Health and Wellbeing Club, 11:00am – 1:00pm
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren in a series of adapted workout sessions which include sports specific exercises aimed at improving your fitness, mobility and FUNdamentals of movement (Agility, Balance and Co-ordination). Sessions are adapted making sure that whatever space/equipment you have available and whatever your ability, you can keep active at home.

May – Week 4

All Week - Employment Advice
Lead Staff: Mark
Age: 16-25
Do you require some clarity about what employment currently looks like? The alternatives or what kinds of things we can be doing that will help us with employment when we get back to normal? Book to arrange a call and get the latest advice from our Employment Support Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Tuesday 26th May – Health and Well-being, 11:00am – 11:30am
Lead Staff: Lauren
Age: 8-25
Join Lauren for a quick morning workout to boost your energy and start your day strong! Adapted to suit all abilities.

Wednesday 27th May – Live Life Go Further, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Owain
Age: 8-11
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Wednesday 27th May – Live Life Go Further, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain and Vivek
Age: 16-25
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Thursday 28th May – Assistive Tech, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Alex
Age: 8-25
Need help with apps, software and how to get the most out of technology during lockdown? Book a session with our Assistive Tech Advisor providing 1:1 support.

Thursday 28th May – Supper Club, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Vivek
Age: 16-25
Grab some food and join us virtually to Socialise and discuss your recent experiences as well as current and evolving topics in a safe and supportive space.

Friday 29th May – Live Life Go Further, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lead Staff: Jelani and Owain
Age: 8-11
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Friday 29th May – Live Life Go Further, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain and Vivek
Age: 16-25
These sessions have been put together by our delivery team to create an amazing online platform to help our young people connect and stay together during this unprecedented time. The sessions will include, themed Q&A’s, quizzes, poetry & song writing, audio book clubs, live performances, yoga and much more! These sessions are open to young people across the country, giving vision impaired young people the opportunity to create new friends and networks, bringing the whole country together.

Saturday 30th May – Creative, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Lead Staff: Owain
Age: 8-25
Feeling Creative? Join us on the virtual creative session and get involved to produce some new content – there’s plenty of inspiration around!

Who to contact

Telephone

E-mail
sally.carpenter@rsbc.org.uk
Notes

if a young person is new to our services, please just fill in the referral form for the young person and send to the email address above.

Other Details

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