This week also, one of the most favorite activity of the visually impaired beneficiaries were the swimming lessons for visually impaired persons, held at Sports Center “Boris Trajkovski” swimming pool.
These are some of the activities visually impaired beneficiaries had at the Support Center last week:
Basic English classes for the visually impaired beneficiaries were held at the Support Center this week.
Braille class was organized with one group at the Support Center.
Individual support for improvement of computer skills and English language with a Peace Corps volunteer was held at the Support Center for visually impaired persons.
Creative workshop with acting and singing was org…
On December 12 a New Year creative workshop with the children from state school for visually impaired “Dimitar Vlahov” Skopje was held.
The workshop had several exercises in which children expressed their skills and abilities, through singing and acting. During the acting exercise, a story was elaborated, in the end, all together came up with the conclusion of the main message of the story.
Over 20 children who participated in the workshop, for more than 2 hours enjoyed their time creating…
On December 11, 2018 the CwVIP staff conducted eye screening activity in the primary school “Sabedin Bajrami” in Kamenjane, Tetovo. Children from area schools of Sinichan and Sedlarce were also screened. From 1st to 3rd graders who attend those three schools were screened in total 274 of them. 67 out of 274 were referred for further eye examinations.
On December 12, 2018, the USAID and LCIF project for children with visual impairments, joined the official opening of the Regional Daily Center for visually impaired persons, covering 5 Municipalities around Bitola. The planned activities for will be implemented by the Association for the blind and visually impaired. UNDP assisted to reconstruct the building, in cooperation with the Municipality of Bitola and the Ministry of Labor and Social Policies.
The USAID and LCIF project for children wit…