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Photo of Francois and Kevin finishing the 2011 IronMan challenge Francois is Council’s Iron Man
Francois Jacobs, the first blind athlete to complete all three events at Ironman South Africa (3.8km swim in the sea, 180km cycle and 42.2km run) in...
Photograph of the 2012 SMI group in front of the Optima Building at Council Senior Management Institute comes to Council
- Post by Shakira Hoosain Council recently played host to the Senior Management Institute’s renowned 7 week course. The course takes place...
Photo of delegates at the 39th Biennial conference 40th Biennial Conference or Blind Parliament - October 2011
The South African National Council for the Blind was established in 1929 and is a coordinating, umbrella Council of one hundred and three member...
Photo of Cheryl Carolus Cheryl Carolus joins our Fun Walk
The SA National Council for the Blind's annual Fun Walk in celebration of International White Cane Safety Day will be joined by a very special...
Picture of the start of the Fun Walk Join us for White Cane Safety Day!!!
Council is inviting all organisations for the visually impaired, schools for the visually impaired and interested businesses to join Council staff...
Photo of a figure agains a red background This is your last chance…
to not see Dialogue in the Dark. This unique experience will only be at the Sci Bono Discovery Centre until 31 August 2012. Although it will be...
Close up photo of a women with cataracts Eye Care Awareness Month (ECAM) October
There is a huge backlog of people waiting for cataract operations in South Africa, and the number increases by 10 000 every year. During ECAM Council...
Old man with cataracts Eye Care Awareness Month
The Bureau for the Prevention of Blindness, Council's Eye Care Division, is coordinating and conducting various cataract blitzes (high volume...