Ben’s Internship comes to an end

23 July 2018

Ben has been on a supported internship with WESC Foundation for the last year.  This has been fantastic for building his confidence and work skills and enabled him to make new friends.  This short video shows just what he has achieved. ...

Arrangements – the end of the Summer term and start of the Autumn term 2018

17 July 2018

Message to Parents and Carers of all Young People at WESC Foundation Here is a reminder about the end of term arrangements:   The last day will be Friday 20th July with finishing times of 1pm for School students, and College students...

Gaming for an Independent Life

7 June 2018

A new computer game, developed by neuroscientists from WESC Foundation and the University of Lincoln, could help visually-impaired children lead independent lives. The game has been rolled out online,, and it is being ma...

The group with their medals

WESC students shine at Ten Tors!

21 May 2018

Six WESC Foundation students have taken part in this year’s Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge on Saturday 12th May on Dartmoor. The six intrepid visually impaired youngsters, five of whom were completing the challenge for the first time, arrive...


Now we're talking

Everybody has something to offer WESC, so I would strongly recommend anyone thinking about volunteering to come to meet the children and staff and find out how they can contribute. If you have a gap in your life or you’d like to learn a new skill or meet like-minded people, then please come and join us!

Angie, Volunteer - at WESC Foundation