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Blind Lily-Grace told she is not allowed her cane in school due to Health & Safety….!

Lily Grace¬†started using the cane in school in April. Her mother Kristy said it had become “an extension of her daughter’s arm” and that it was vital she was allowed to use it. She added: “It is a disability, but I want to celebrate it and make sure she can become independent. “When the school told me she can no …

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White Cane Safety Day – 15th October

Have you ever wondered¬†exactly how a person walking with a white cane (not stick) is actually being assisted? October 15 is National White Cane Safety Day, which acknowledges the independence and skill of people with visual impairments who use a white cane to navigate. To celebrate National White Cane Saftey Day, Bill Winters has put together 10 fascinating facts about …