I Can Do It

Would you like to…

  • Meet other young people with a visual impairment and make friends?
  • Spend time away from family to become more independent?
  • Learn new life skills and increase your confidence?

If you answered yes to any of these, then our I Can Do It course is for you!

What is it?

I Can Do It is our independence course, for children aged 8-12 years and 13-17 years and young people aged 12 -17 years. Our course is a great way to learn about friendships, safety, doing things for yourself, cooking and starting to think about growing up – all through fun activities!

The course covers:

  • Social and emotional skills
  • Keeping safe at home, outside and online
  • Living independently with a visual impairment
  • Kitchen skills

Each course includes a family day with a presentation to complete the course and celebrate individual achievements

Henshaws Children, Young People & Team are supported by

BBC Children in Need and Pudsey Bear
Fingers on a hand crossed with Community Fund
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Learn how to get involved

From fundraising events to volunteering, there are plenty of ways to give to make a difference at Henshaws

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