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Read on to see what’s been happening at Dorset Blind Association and in the community!

“Alexa, Play Elton John..”

Another Christmas and another tough decision. What to buy your visually impaired family member. They probably have a drawer of 30 identical socks, so that cleverly any two randomly selected make a pair, right? Well this year the retail giant Amazon came to the rescue… A new voice-controlled virtual assistance device called the Echo Dot,… Read more »

We want to thank our kind supporters who helped us raise £28,000 in two days

DBA staff say thank you

The local community helped us smash our target in the two-day Big Give Christmas Challenge.  Online donations to the charity via the Big Give website on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th December were matched by Candis magazine. The match funds plus Gift Aid mean a whopping total of £28,110; exceeding the £25,000 target needed to fund our 25… Read more »