WESC teacher Matt Smith and Marketing Manager Katy Gaulton getting to grips with the new bike!

WESC’s new ‘hand crank’ bikes!

17 February 2017

WESC Foundation is pleased to announce that they have been successful in their fundraising bid to BBC Children in Need to purchase two new adaptable side-by-side bikes! These will enable students to cycle with sighted carers. The first bike...

WESC learner Fiona....a whiz at the iPad!

iPad changes Fiona’s world!

10 February 2017

Ever since Fiona, 21, from Essex, purchased her first iPad she has been using it non-stop and says it has changed her life! Fiona, a WESC residential student for three years, has an eye condition called optic atrophy, a Cerebral Visual Impa...

Finding out all about WESC at the Open Day

Open Day Triumph

8 February 2017

There was a real buzz in the air yesterday at WESC’s Open Day as parents and professionals left the 15 acre campus feeling informed, enthused and excited about the services and facilities WESC has to offer visually impaired young people a...

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Half term dates

2 February 2017

WESC Foundation’s end of term is Thursday 9 February 2017. The finishing times will be 1pm for school learners and college learners can leave from 1pm, although support is available until 4pm if needed. The college provision will reopen o...


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Our residential trip to London was an amazing experience. We were there for three nights and four days. It was my first time travelling on a train which was very exciting. It was great to socialise with my friends in a big city.

Katie, WESC learner