Trekking through Middle Earth for nystagmus research


Follow Mike’s wiggly progress on his Facebook page, here and donate to his Nystagmus Network fundraising page, here. A sight-impaired young Englishman, Mike Larcombe, is preparing to trek across New Zealand to raise money for a complex eye condition that blurs his vision. Mike has nystagmus, which he refers to as “wiggly eyes” and so … Continue reading Trekking through Middle Earth for nystagmus research

Parent Power comes to Bristol


Parent Power, funded by the National Lottery Community Fund The Nystagmus Network invites parents and carers to attend our next Parent Power education workshop. Venue:      TBC, Bristol Date:          Saturday 29 February Time:         10am to 2pm The aim of the project is to empower parents and carers with legally based information on how to advocate for … Continue reading Parent Power comes to Bristol

Our #GivingTuesday Appeal


Please help the Nystagmus Network support more children to access learning at school, by pledging £5 on #GivingTuesday. The Nystagmus Network provides an education advocacy service for parents and carers of children and young people at nursery, school or college to ensure they have equal access to learning. We’d like to train another volunteer education … Continue reading Our #GivingTuesday Appeal

Are you ready for an Ultra Challenge?


Ultra Challenges for 2020WALK, JOG, or RUN25km, 50km, or 100kmYour challenge – your pace Take part in the Ultra Challenge of your choice for the Nystagmus Network. Simply check the charity when you register and choose your fundraising option. We’ll be happy to part fund your place. Walk, Jog or Run at YOUR pace on the … Continue reading Are you ready for an Ultra Challenge?

Fight for Sight launches survey to gather insights on personal impact of sight loss


GUEST POST Fight for Sight is launching an online survey to gather broader insights into the personal impact of sight loss and eye conditions. The charity invites those affected by sight loss – either personally or indirectly via someone they care for – to participate in the survey and strengthen the case for urgently needed … Continue reading Fight for Sight launches survey to gather insights on personal impact of sight loss

Your nomination could help us win £25,000!


We could receive a grant of £25,000 but we need your help! SEIB Insurance Brokers will grant a total of £50,000 to charity in 2020 as part of their annual SEIB Giving campaign. The winning charity will receive a grant of £25,000 and another £25,000 will be split between good causes.  As part of this they … Continue reading Your nomination could help us win £25,000!

Parent Power comes to Cambridge


Parent Power, funded by the National Lottery Community Fund SORRY – BOOKINGS NOW CLOSED. The Nystagmus Network invites parents and carers to attend our next Parent Power education workshop. Venue:      DoubleTree by Hilton, Cambridge City Centre Date:          Saturday 25 January Time:         9.30am to 3pm The aim of the project is to empower parents and carers … Continue reading Parent Power comes to Cambridge