Mental Health and Visual Impairment
The 14-20th May is Mental Health Awareness Week. Two thirds of us experience some mental health problems in our lifetimes, and this week is to help raise awareness about it. Many people who are visually impaired experience mental health problems, and people with sight loss are 13.5% more likely to become depressed.Read more
What is transgenerational design?
There has been lots of research in the area of inclusive design in the last couple of decades, and one idea that is linked to this is transgenerational design, which is designing products inclusively for all generations.Read more
What is the difference between inclusive design and designing assistive products?
Inclusive design and the design of assistive products are two different things. This blog will help you to understand the difference.Read more
Why Band-its Aren’t Braille
A common assumption regarding sight loss is that every visually impaired person can read braille, but this is not the case. Read more to find out why.Read more
The amazing people who helped to bring Band-it to life by supporting the crowdfunding campaign,Read more
The Torch Trust
The local Torch Trust invited me to come and speak about the work with Band-it on Saturday, at their monthly meeting at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Falmouth.Read more