Field studies adventure scheme for VI youngsters

Wanted: adventurous young people aged 12-17 with vision impairment.

Vision England has lowered the age for its residential programme run with the Field Studies Council (FSC).

Young people get two fun-filled and supported residentials over a year which may include conservation activities like coppicing and tree planting, and other activities like wildlife walks, bush craft, hiking and camping.

It costs just £25 for the two trips and introduction day.

Who can apply?

Young people must be:

  • Able to attend both residential dates for your chosen venue
  • Blind or partially sighted
  • At least 12 years old on 1 August 2018
  • Aged 17 or under on 1 November 2018
  • Reasonably able to maintain your own personal hygiene and routine

Vision England info sheet 2018 updated

Vision England Application Form