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EYE CARE AWARENESS MONTH

EYE CARE AWARENESS MONTH

EYE CARE AWARENESS MONTH World Sight Day – 08th October 2020 International White Cane Safety Day – 15th October 2020   October is a very special month in South Africa. It is the month where the whole country focuses on caring for our eyes and is the most...
A kiss goodbye

A kiss goodbye

The SANCB is always honoured to receive a bequest from one of our donors in their Will. It shows they believe in our mission – and trust that we’ll use their gift wisely. Rest assured, we will!Leaving a bequest to the SANCB has the added benefit of reducing the amount...
Communication tips

Communication tips

Talking to a blind person for the first time can be intimidating. But blindness is just a physical attribute! Follow these tips to make it more comfortable for you both: Introduce yourself in your normal voice. Use their name, if possible, so they know who you’re...
Giving life to eye health

Giving life to eye health

Life Healthcare has been a key funder of the SANCB since 2006, when it partnered our Bureau’s mobile eye care programme. This partnership has improved the vision – and the lives – of thousands of children and adults in underprivileged areas. Thank you, Life...
Learning to fly solo

Learning to fly solo

We thank our donors for supporting visually impaired individuals as they learn to ‘fly’ solo. There’s nothing quite like shedding the weight of dependence and learning to ‘fly’ solo! The SANCB ushers along this process by providing access to white canes and other...