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Text - Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind annual report 107th 1972-1973

From the Collection of Vision Australia 454 Glenferrie Road Kooyong Victoria

Description
1 volume
Size
20 cm
Object Registration
b/c 1010285
Keywords
royal victorian institute for the blind, annual reports
Historical information
Articles in annual report include: List of RVIB president, vice president, board of management, medical staff and officers of the institute, honorary officers and consultant medical staff, The President's reports - Charles W Bennett, VALE Charles William Bennett, Multi handicapped blind children, Nursing and school, Training for independence -audio typing, Floral art, Mobility, Cooking, Switchboard training, Reading braille, Employment, Carols by candlelight, Optacon aid for blind people(optical to tactile convertor), Finance, Blindness in old age, Auxiliaries and other generous helpers, Welfare services, Neil Westh - passed away, Services and facilities, When you make or amend your will. Events that occurred in 1972 : Regional conference for state wide auxiliaries were held in seven centres - various departments of the RVIB were explained, publicity followed and a number of blind persons were acquainted with facilities offered by the Institute and are now taking advantage of the service provided, Burwood school acquired a caravan specially fitted and equipped as a mobile science laboratory, Charles W. Bennett - announced his retirement, Institute industrial department - also now offers horticulture.
When Made
1972-1973
Last updated
27 Feb 2019 at 3:30PM