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30.214 children eye-screened!

Children with Visual Impairments Project finished 2018 with 30,214 children eye-screened! A huge success, exceeding the target of 23,000 by end of 2018. See you in 2019!

 

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CwVI Project QUIZ attracts children to study harder

In all the Resource Center for visually impaired persons children learn through fun – taking the online quiz using the interactive board. Those who have a total sight loss enable the audio option of the quiz to be able to equally compete with their peers. You want to try out the quiz?  Click Here

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Eye screening activity at the kindergarten 'Little me' - Skopje, February 15

On February 15, 2019 CwVI Project staff conducted eye screening activity in the kindergarten ‘Little me’ in Skopje. Children of ages between 3 to 6 years old who attend this kindergarten were screened. From all the screened children from this group, there were none referred for further eye examinations, which is a very rare case.

 

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Creative workshop for Children with Visual Impairments, February 12

Within the Support Center for Visual Impaired Persons – City Red Cross of Skopje, on February 12, 2019, in the School for Children with Visual Impairment – “DURDMOV – Dimitar Vlahov”, a creative workshop for Children with Visual Impairments was organized.

The topic of the workshop was hand making of greetings and objects from clay and wool, marking 14th of February – St.Valentine’s Day. Children with great desire and interest in this workshop, made many love cards and handcrafts related to th…

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Swimming classes for visually impaired persons, February 10

The USAID and LCIF Children with Visual Impairments Project team organizes various activities and events for persons with visual impairments. One of those activities is swimming classes which are held at the swimming pool “Boris Trajkovski” in Skopje.

On February 10, 2019 the CwVI Project provided swimming classes for persons with visual impairments at the “Boris Trajkovski” swimming pool.

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Diabetes Prevention among Visually Impaired Persons, February 7

On February 7, 2019 in the premises of the Association of Blind Persons in Skopje, CwVI Project organized an educational workshop for the beneficiaries of the Support Center for Visually impaired. The interactive workshop involved a discussion between the beneficiaries and the educator – a medical person who facilitated the workshop. All participant received advice regarding diabetes. The topic covered information, such as worldwide statistics on people with this disease, early detection, sympto…

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Training for proper treatment of Visually Impaired Persons - February 8

Within the Support Center for Visually Impaired Persons – City Red Cross of Skopje, on February 8, 2019, an educational training was held for proper treatment of Visual Impaired Persons intended for potential volunteers who will be involved in the regular activities of the Support Center.

The training consisted of presenting the general work of the Support Center, its functioning and regular activities in the Center, advice on proper treatment of Visually Impaired Persons through a practical …

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