Month: February 2018

Month: February 2018

Accredited workshops on Accessing Public Services, DLA and Sleep

We are delighted to announce that our workshops on Accessing Public Services, DLA and Sleep have been accredited by the CPD Certification Service. This means that our information workshops have reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks and that the learning value of each has been examined to ensure integrity and quality. Our …

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couple at an ultrasound scan

Fetal Medicine Barcelona – University of Barcelona

Why our research is important for families? We are a research group focused on Fetal Medicine. Our main goal over the last 15 years has been to understand, identify and prevent brain injury during fetal life. One in ten children will suffer neurodevelopmental delays and learning disabilities. In about two thirds of these, brain injury …

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Ollie’s Story

We are extremely excited to have been named Specsavers’ charity of the year for Wales this year. As part of this, we are looking at the stories of some of the families that we have helped in Wales. Ollie Taylor was born a fighter. Diagnosed with Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome at birth, a rare neurological condition …

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Imogen’s Story

We are extremely excited to have been named Specsavers’ charity of the year for Wales this year. As part of this, we are looking at the stories of some of the families that we have helped in Wales. Imogen Ashwell-Lewis, from Caldicot, was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy at birth. The condition severely limits movement in …

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Ryan’s story

We are extremely excited to have been named Specsavers’ charity of the year for Wales this year. As part of this, we are looking at the stories of some of the families that we have helped in Wales. For six-year-old Ryan Hooper and his family, getting a good night’s sleep was a constant struggle until …

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Specsavers Name Cerebra as their Charity of the Year for Wales

Specsavers has donated £10,000 to Cerebra to mark the start of a year-long fundraising partnership. The optician’s 39 stores across south and mid Wales are joining forces to raise additional funds for Cerebra’s support services and research work, with plans afoot for fancy dress days and a 220-mile cycle-thon. The donation was presented to our …

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