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International White Cane Safety Day on 15 October

What a lovely day – overcast, with the wind blowing to heighten people’s senses, and the raindrops waiting for a group of employees from Lafarge to finish their ‘white cane walk...
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Statistics on disability in South Africa

Statistics South Africa recently released an important document, outlining the profile of people with disabilities in our country. Data gained during the 2011 Census was used to draw up the report...
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Shining stars!

Another Casual Day has come and gone, and we would like to thank you, our loyal supporters for again rallying behind the cause of empowering people with visual impairments. It was a glittery affair...
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GRENZELOOS NEDERLANDS

We would like you to celebrate the SANCB's 85th year of existence with us on Wednesday 3 September, as we attend the following performance at the Centurion Theatre: GRENZELOOS NEDERLANDS...

International White Cane Safety Day on 15 October

Statistics on disability in South Africa

Shining stars!

GRENZELOOS NEDERLANDS

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From cold feet to a happy he

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It’s not uncommon to get cold feet before an important event – and 78-year-old Adele experienced just that shortly before her cataract operation in Hartswater Hospital. She was so...

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