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NFBUK Campaigns

Our Current Campaigns:

Employment & Training

Disabled Students Allowance

NFBUK wants to promote awareness of changes to Disabled Students Allowance and to campaign with blind and partially sighted students to ensure they have access to the standardised resources they require to participate in and […]

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The Built Environment

Pavements are for People

“Give us back our pavements” is a long running NFBUK campaign. To allow blind and partially sighted people to walk along the pavement safely, the pavements need to be clear from obstructions. The following all […]

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Shared Spaces

Shared spaces are town streets where kerbs, crossings and safe walking routes have been partially or completely removed, requiring pedestrians to share the roadway with moving vehicles, and to negotiate their right-of-way with drivers by […]

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Transport & Travel

Transport & Travel

Many blind, deaf-blind and partially sighted people encounter daily difficulties and problems when using public transport. Difficulties with bus and coach travel: Identifying the stop at which to board Identifying the correct departure platform at […]

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Welfare & Benefits

Habilitation & Rehabilitation Services

Habilitation and rehabilitation services are crucial core elements in the process of enabling blind, deaf-blind and partially sighted people to live independently in and participate fully actively in society. Whether it is someone who is born […]

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Attendance Allowance

The Attendance Allowance is a financial benefit that can be paid to registered blind and partially sighted and deaf-blind people over the age of 65. This benefit is not paid to those people already in […]

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PIP

NFBUK has campaigned for many years to ensure that blind, partially sighted and deaf-blind people receive welfare benefits to cover the extra costs that their disability incurs. As a result of NFBUK’s campaign for a […]

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