Focus Birmingham is a specialist charity providing expert support, advice and information to anyone in the wider Birmingham area affected by sight loss or disability.

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News

Focus chosen as one of Lord Mayor's Charities

Focus has been chosen as one of the Lord Mayor of Birmingham's charities for 2014/15. We are delighted to have been chosen from many charities to be one of four which  the new Lord Mayor Councillor Shafique Shah will support. Its going to be an exciting year for Focus!

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Events

A Fantastic Health and Well-Being Day

Making the most of your health  was the topic of our special Health and Well Being  event at  Rowheath Pavilion in Bournville on 7th August.  We had talks about  eye conditions, a demo of easy healthy cooking, info on the Guide Dogs My Guide Service and the chance to have your blood pressure taken.  There were also sessions on foot care and exercise and a practical and fun session from Progressive Mobility demonstrating that even those with very limited movement can  make an impact on their own health. Over 90 people came along for a thoroughly enjoyable and sociable day.

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Richard Burden MP visits Focus

Thursday  28th August
Richard Burden, MP for Birmingham Northfield enjoyed a visit to Focus  where he met people from all areas of our work and talked about the important impact of sight loss on individuals.