17-year-old Beth Holman shares her experiences of growing up with a visual impairment having been treated for bilateral Rb as a baby.read more
As we near the end of one school year, many are already looking to the new start in August or September. Whether starting nursery for the first time, moving up to primary or transitioning to secondary, the new school year can bring new challenges. Will other students...read more
Harry is enjoying life at mainstream school thanks to modern equipment and access to support funding. Mum Lisa shares her advice for parents with visually impaired children who are about to start school.read more
We feel it’s important to recognise those amazing dads out there who go above and beyond to support their families. Here’s just a few of our hero dads!
We hosted a Parliamentary Drop-In event, as part of World Retinoblastoma Awareness Week 2019, to engage MPs in raising awareness of Rb.
“I expected the doctor to say that I was another worried over-bearing mother, panicking over nothing” – the words of a mother who found out the devastating news that her baby boy had cancer.read more
This short programme, presented by Shane Richie, gives an insight into the journeys of some of our families affected by retinoblastoma, the work that we do and why supporting CHECT is incredibly important.read more
Dom Bielby shares how having an artificial eye has not held him back, instead how embracing uniqueness can be used as an advantage when making new friends.read more
Our latest members’ day took place at the Brooklands Museum in Weybridge, Surrey. Here are some photos taken on the day.
We’re inviting MPs to come along to meet parents of children and adults affected by Rb – and we need your help!read more
Being diagnosed with retinoblastoma back in 1950, Greg Ovens recalls his life experiences including fond memories of his ‘days out’ at Moorfields Eye Hospital with his fatherread more
A moving and inspirational TED Talk from James Morley-Smith, whose son lost his sight after being diagnosed with retinoblastoma..read more