Why is Braille important and how we teach it at WESC Foundation

18 January 2021

Being able to read Braille can give someone with a vision impairment access to information that many of us take for granted. It’s also an important way of being able to communicate your needs and wishes. For example, being able to acc...

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How to create a charity fundraiser on Instagram

14 January 2021

It’s really easy to use Instagram to give a shout-out to your favourite charity and help raise money for a good cause. One of the simplest way to raise money for charities on social media is to add a Donation button to your Instagram sto...

Turn post-Christmas clutter into cash donations for WESC Foundation

13 January 2021

Shift your unwanted CDs, books and DVDs with Ziffit and help raise money for WESC Foundation After the excesses of Christmas, January isn’t traditionally a great time for cash donations to any charity. But thanks to Virgin Money Giving...

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COVID-19 Update WESC Foundation

5 January 2021

Young people with complex needs and visual impairment often face barriers to learning, living and taking an active, independent place in society. Our charity (including the special school and specialist FE college) remains open, and will co...


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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 Foundation student
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