“Since recently joining Croydon Vision there’s been a big shift in the way I see my future going” – Dorca

Navigating the changes to Croydon Vision

Navigating the changes to Croydon Vision

We want our volunteers to feel comfortable and welcome at the new and improved Croydon Vision, especially when hosting weekly activities!  So, here you’ll find a description of the new layout from bottom to top. To take an audio description tour of the building please...
Coral has been loving the bowling!

Coral has been loving the bowling!

I have so enjoyed going out on excursions with members this year. Spending time with everyone has taught me that people with a visual impairment are excellent at bowling! The first time we met to go bowling was at Valley Park at the start of January. At first, because...
Hello Debbie!

Hello Debbie!

Say “Hello” to Debbie, she loves chatting with members. “I’m Debbie, and I’ve been volunteering at Croydon Vision since August 2021. Since then, I’ve been working on admin projects and meeting members – both in person and over the phone. I love being...
Bowl-arama!

Bowl-arama!

Tenpin bowling is a sport played by visually impaired people of all ages and abilities. Whether playing competitively or recreationally, it is a great way to stay social and keep active. Now that our members have created a weekly bowling team, one of our volunteers...
Ready, Steady, Cook!

Ready, Steady, Cook!

“Heart of a Charity, Mindset of a Business” means using the skills we already have to make sure Croydon Vision can still be here for our members for years to come. By volunteering with Isla in the kitchen his will be helping us to do just that. She believes, “My skill...
Music and Mingling with Jim Smith

Music and Mingling with Jim Smith

Music and Mingling with Jim Smith Member and Volunteer, Jim (pictured right) popped into the studio at Bedford Hall a few weeks ago to record an episode of the Our Voice Podcast. We chatted about the Music Appreciation Group and the Talking News, which he helps to...