Listen to a podcast for information, support and entertainment
More and more people are enjoying podcasts – accessed through a smart speaker, smart phone or computer. They can be a rich source of information and support as well as entertainment. But there are so many podcasts out there, so if you fancy a listen, here are a few suggestions to get you started.
You can find all these podcasts and more on Itunes, Spotify, Amazon music and Audible
Working Blind – Shares the stories of blind people, their journey into a career and the successes and challenges they have experienced throughout their lives. The latest episode includes an interview with Kevin from Thomas Pocklington Trust – a great supporter of our work.
Blind Guy Talks Tech – All about accessing the latest technology
Blind Abilities – Another technology podcast with success stories
Legally Blind – Hosted by a partially sighted musician swapping notes with other creative professionals who have visual impairments.
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