A video about Romilly's story. She was diagnosed as severely visually impaired from birth, initially she got excellent support for her education. Romilly reached school age and the support she received dropped dramatically. It was down to her parents to fight to get her the support she needed. Romilly now receives support from a specialist teaching assistant and a habilitation specialist, but this support was threatened recently when due to budget cuts.
A video about Jorja's story Due to her vision impairment her school years have been a source of constant struggle in accessing the information and support she needs. Every day, Jorja faces challenges which affect her learning, with large print reading materials repeatedly forgotten about and equipment which would enable her to participate fully in class not provided. Jorja's mum buys her all the technology she needs including kindle and laptop, with her own money, due to delays in the local authority providing them.