A group of pupils supported by the Vision Support Service,from across Aberdeen, have been enjoying a peer support group over the past few weeks. They have had sessions with Martin Coutts, Lead Educator in Scotland for Apple, who has shown them how to use various apps on their iPads, including Tellagammi, Garage Band and iMovie,… Read more VSS Peer Support
The pupils and staff of the Vision Support Service would like to thank Mr Ally Spence & everyone at Aberdeen Lions Club for their donation of £250. We will use this to help fund peer support activities. This year we have several groups. We are bringing children together to learn how to use iMovies so… Read more A big thank you to Aberdeen Lions Club for their continuing generosity
An enthusiastic group of pupils from P3-S4 came together for a technology based peer support session last week. The pupils met with Mr Martin Coutts, Lead Educator in Scotland for Apple, to work on creating an Aberdeen Vision Support Service News Report, about living with a visual impairment and how the Vision Support Service helps… Read more VSS Technology Peer Support
The VSS Fine Peace group welcomed a special visitor at the last meeting. Shannon Duncan, a VSS former pupil, came along to the group meeting to share her experience of moving on from school to college. She answered all the girl’s questions and also passed on tips to help them with the move. The girls… Read more VSS Fine Peace Group welcomes former pupil
I played Boccia with 10 VSS people at Sheddocksley Sport Centre. Mac was in my team and we had great fun. At the beginning it was hard to get a shot near the jack (white ball). We nearly got round every practice game. We played Bull’s Eye and I scored 56 points. I rolled the… Read more Boccia – 25 November 16
We have entered 4 teams for the Boccia tournament this year. For some in the team it was good to catch up with VSS friends again, but also great to welcome new Boccia players. Thanks so much to the ASN Sports Team for organising this!
On Thursday 21st April, 12 pupils from Vision Support set off from Aberdeen to PGL Dalguise in Perthshire for a Peer Support trip. We stopped off en-route for a snack at Glendoick Garden Centre, before arriving at Dalguise for lunch. We explored the grounds during Orienteering, then had fun canoeing on the loch. We also… Read more Dalguise 2016