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Text - Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind annual report 1964-1965

From the Collection of Vision Australia 454 Glenferrie Road Kooyong Victoria

Description
1 volume
Size
20 cm
Object Registration
b/c 1010277
Keywords
royal victorian institute for the blind, annual reports
Historical information
Articles in annual report include: list of office bearers of the institute and officers of the institute, Introduction and summary, Residence nursery and school for blind children, Programme in rehabilitation, Blind welfare - Mr W Casey retired as welfare officer in December 1964 after a 40 year association, Institute busy factory - faced by serious competition from overseas the basket shop closed, No sugar packaging done since 1963, Employment of blind people, Splendid support from auxiliary, The future, Income and expenditure, Where there's a will there's a way. Events that occurred in 1964 : HRH Duchess of Gloucester visited residential nursery and school, four hundred members of auxiliary lined driveway to greet her, helped by nationwide drive of the Apex clubs this year more blind people are reading talking books, this year a specific department staffed full time was set to demonstrate aids and equipment for blind people.
When Made
1964-1965
Last updated
27 Feb 2019 at 4:05PM