The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted the daily patterns of life for everyone, but for some the effect has been more extreme. This is certainly the case for older and more vulnerable Canadians…Read More
Our Cycle for Sight event, held on Saturday, June 20, 2020, was an amazing success! With over 550 participants of all ages joining the active fun from across Canada, the event helped…Read More
View Point: A Virtual Education Series is a new Fighting Blindness Canada (FBC) initiative that was developed this spring. In response to the new world of COVID-19 and concern for the safety…Read More
INTRODUCTION My name is Marlene Cust. I am a senior citizen, and legally blind due to retinitis pigmentosa (RP) and age-related macular degeneration (AMD). In my writing, I want to acknowledge both…Read More
Dr. Michael Walter is one of this year’s Fighting Blindness Canada (FBC) award recipients! Dr. Walter, a professor and Department of Medical Genetics chair at the University of Alberta, received $216,300 to…Read More
It started with hello. When Gilbert and Ardeth made the decision to attend Queen’s University for their Bachelor’s Degrees in the late 1940s, they did not anticipate the ripple in their life…Read More
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