Vision England residential breaks for young people

Build your confidence and independence, learn new skills, have fun and make new friends – what are you waiting for?

Vision England is an exciting residential programme for young people aged 12 – 17 years with vision impairment, in partnership with the Field Studies Council (FSC). Young people are supported to play a leading role in changing their communities and the environment for the better.         

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Why sign up?

  • Fun-filled residentials
  • Supported by an amazing team of staff experienced in working with young people with vision impairment.
  • You shape the activities you do, which may include conservation activities like coppicing and tree planting, and other activities like wildlife walks, bush craft, hiking and camping.
  • Opportunity to gain a John Muir Award certificate (environmental award scheme).

Who can apply?

You must be:

  • Blind or partially sighted
  • At least 12 years old on 31th July 2019
  • Aged 17 or under on 1st September 2019

How much does it cost?

£25

Residential dates and venues for 2019

FSC Juniper Hall, Dorking Surrey – 28th July – 4th August

FSC Castle Head, Grange-Over-Sands Lake District – 25th August – 1st September

FSC Preston Montford, Shrewsbury Shropshire – 16th – 23rd August

Sign up

To sign up or for more information please contact us on:
Mob: 07816 599 260   
Email: visionengland@sense.org.uk

You can also download the application from by clicking the link below: