Welcome to Croydon Vision…
supporting people with sight loss.
The Croydon Talking Newspaper is a weekly audio version of the Croydon Advertiser edited and read by Roger Bing. It is also accompanied by a local audio magazine read by a rota of presenters. The link will take you to a player that will allow you to listen to both parts.
I had been thinking for some time, in what other way, could I bring a group of visually impaired/ blind people together, all with different tastes and thought, then it came to me, ‘music’. There is much that we swing to, mimic and sway to, but half if a club was offered, that gave every member the chance to explore so much more. The class was introduced last September at Croydon Vision with a small hub of friends meeting on a Monday morning where we started to appreciate each other’s tastes. (more…)
My name is Pauline Denam, I have been teaching Yoga at Bedford Hall since 1982. My greatest rewards have been noticing improvements in people that I have taught not only physical but also their self-confidence.
No person has to be super flexible or super fit. Yoga is for all its a gradual progression in your individual self. Your practice of the exercises can be performed sitting on a chair or lying on a yoga mat on the floor, you are in charge. I will be there to guide you and show you the safest way to perform. (more…)
2018 was an exciting and productive year as we embarked on our own continuous improvement journey. The achievements would not have been possible without your support and I am grateful to have such an amazing team of people to work with.
We began the year by listening more to each other, setting up Group meetings – bringing Volunteers and Staff together, working more effectively to meet the needs of our members. Suggestion box became an active communication toolbox for our Members. (more…)