understanding

  • Year Abroad VI – culture shock and different ways of life

    Siena, Italy                                                                  April, 2017 Salve! I’m back with a new post, this time about culture shock, which is a term many of you who have lived abroad or are soon going to have definitely encountered. Here’s a little break-down of...

  • Saying Adieu to a Year of Placement

    "Saying Goodbye doesn't mean anything. It's the time we spent together that matters, not how we left it." Trey Parker It's hard to find the perfect words in order to summarise the things I've learned and experienced over a whole...

  • 29.01.2014

    Today I started a project surrounding Usher syndrome. Usher syndrome is  a genetic or inherited condition that affects hearing, vision and balance. Sense notes the way in which people with Usher can achieve a great deal with the right support....

  • 17.01.2014

    Today I rang the activists who weren't able to return their reviewed information back via E-mail. Due to the nature of Sense's work many deafblind people are also activists and campaigners. These people may experience additional health problems which limit...