Everyday at Henshaws we work with people with amazing stories. Stories that manage to surprise us, excite us and ultimately, inspire us.

The Henshaws blog tries to capture some of these by sharing stories and information from and for people living with sight loss and disability.

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Researching 180 years of Henshaws

Read about how Lena, our Research Intern found her time at Henshaws and discover some of the fascinating stories she unearthed while conducting her research

HenshawsGifts online shop open for business

We meet some of the people behind HenshawsGifts online shop, which sells unique items designed, handmade and packaged by disabled artists at our Arts & Crafts Centre in Yorkshire.

My Makaton Mission

Carl works at Henshaws College and is on a makaton mission to make communication more accessible for those with special needs.

Juggling work, kids and sight loss

Francesca Scott started to lose her sight at aged 39, with two young children, a full time job and living in a remote area... how did she cope?