At Thomas Pocklington Trust we are passionate about ensuring that students with vision impairment have access to Further and Higher Education.
We work with sector partners to lobby Government, decision makers, and bodies with responsibility for post 16 education to ensure that needs and rights of students with vision impairment are recognised.
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As part of our work, we respond to consultations, calls for evidence and any announcements affecting FE and HE for students with vision impairment. You can hear what we have to say here.
Our Right to Study campaign calls on the Department for Education (DfE) and the Student Loans Company (SLC) to take urgent steps to ensure that DSA for students with vision impairment.
This research has followed the experiences of the same group of young people with vision impairment from secondary school into further education and employment.