SITE News

Byres Road redesign – consultation event

Glasgow City Council, in partnership with the Glasgow Disability Alliance are hosting an Inclusive Design Workshop in regards to the Byres Road project. If you live near, work near or visit Byres Road, please have your say! You can help shape design ideas for Byres Road.¬† ¬† The workshop is open to people with disabilities, […]

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Supporting Disabled People To Learn

¬†Did you know that Lead Scotland provide free information and advice on the full range of post-school learning and training opportunities in Scotland. Lead Scotland (Specialists in Linking Education and Disability) is a charity that empowers disabled people and those who care for them to improve their lives through learning. ¬†Lead Scotland provide tailored, impartial […]

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GCIL Professional Careers Graduate Traineeship Opportunities

Following on from their partnership with NHSScotland and Scottish Government, GCIL Equality Academy is launching its search for a further twenty-two disabled graduates to take part in this hugely successful traineeship programme.¬† The programme provides exciting employment opportunities within NHSScotland Boards covering the length and breadth of Scotland. ¬† ¬† Please find the link to […]

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Launch Of Online Housing Guide for People with Sight Loss

Leading sight loss charity Thomas Pocklington Trust (TPT) (1) has developed an innovative online housing guide designed to assist younger adults with visual impairment find a new home. The Housing guide for people with sight loss(2) ‚Äď launched today ‚Äď provides information and advice for visually impaired people who are looking for a new home, […]

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Announcing Freedom Scientific Visit

¬†Announcing Freedom Scientific Visit¬†Sight and Sound Technology are delighted to be hosting Freedom Scientific, part of the VFO Group, at the Mitchell Library, Glasgow on 10th August at 2pm ‚Äď 4pm.¬†Come along and meet Eric Damery, Vice President of Software Product Management, who will be discussing the following topics:¬†VFO and overall plans for software products.Update […]

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Artlink Event Creating Audio Workshop Edinburgh

In conjunction with SITE Artlink has announced a free workshop ‘Creating Audio‚Äô aimed at those of us with sight loss. ¬† The event will take place on Tuesday 18 July 1pm to 3.30pmRNIB, Hillside Crescent ¬† Artlink is offering a short introduction to audio recording, led by JohnTurley from SITE Scotland. This informal audio workshop […]

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OrCam Roadshow Comes to Glasgow !!!

The OrCam Roadshow will roll into Glasgow on Thursday 13th July and will hold demonstrations at the Grand Central Hotel situated within Glasgow Central Station and it all starts from 10:00am¬† With OrCam due to launch Version 8, this is the perfect opportunity to try the OrCam My Eye out for yourself and it’s all […]

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