Events

The Albinism Fellowship holds family events across the UK and Ireland throughout the year.
These events provide a great opportunity for people with albinism and their families to meet up and share experiences in a friendly and social atmosphere.
Details of upcoming events will be posted on this page as soon as they are confirmed.

Albinism Fellowship Events

These are events run by or in partnership with the Albinism Fellowship. At these events, AF trustees and/or contact persons will be available to provide information.

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Albinism Fellowship Events

Details of upcoming events will be posted here as soon as they're confirmed.


Connect Albinism Information Day
Belfast, Northern Ireland

Saturday 20th May 2017
10:30am-1:30pm

RNIB NI (Royal National Institute of Blind People NI)
First Floor, Victoria House
15-17 Gloucester Street
Belfast
BT1 4LS
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Map)

Albinism Fellowship welcomes you to our Albinism Information Day in Belfast.
The day will include:

Programme:

Booking required for this event - Please contact;
Rosaleen Dempsey, Contact Person (Northern Ireland)
028 9033 4116 (Direct Line)
rosaleen.dempsey@rnib.org.uk


Scotland Albinism Event

Sunday 28th May 2017, 2-5pm

Glasgow Albinism Event

Kinning Park Complex
43 Cornwall Street
Glasgow
G41 1BA
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For families and adults with albinism

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The venue is near central Glasgow, easily accessed from the M8/M77/M74 junction and the Kinning Park Subway Station.

Soft play for little ones, Party games and craft activities for older children and a chance for adults with albinism and parents to meet and share experiences.
Light refreshments provided.

Please email roselle.potts@albinism.org.uk if you would like to attend, also giving the name and age of any children you are bringing with you.

Please note, Albinism Fellowship may be able to provide assistance with travel costs for those who could not otherwise afford to attend the event. Please e-mail Roselle to find out more.


Irish Summer Get-Together
Dublin

Saturday 17th June 2017 1pm-4pm

Dublin Albinism Event

The National League of the Blind
21 Hill Street
Dublin 1
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Our popular Dublin get-together returns to the National League of the Blink for a second year.
The venue is a couple of minutes walk from Temple Street Hospital / 5-10 minutes walk from O'Connell Street.

Normally a great fun day and an opportunity for adults/parents to catch up while the children play. Light lunch/finger food etc. will be provided and it is planned to have children's entertainment to keep the little ones amused. Soft drinks/juice and of course tea/coffee will be provided as there are no bar facilities available.

Cost:
€15 per family of four
€5 per individual

For the purposes of catering, please confirm attendance to sandra.watts@albinism.org.uk by 31st May or to any member of the Irish committee known to you.


London Summer Get-Together

Saturday 15th July 2017
NOTE: NEW VENUE

London Albinism Event

Scout Park
Gordon Road
Bounds Green
London
N11 2PB
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SAVE THE DATE

Our London Summer get-together will be at a new venue in 2017, the Scout Park in Bounds Green. (Easily accessible via Piccadilly Line and National Rail).

Further details to follow very soon...


Young People with Albinism Away Weekend
Caldecotte (near Milton Keynes)

Young People with Albinism Away weekend
Young People with Albinism Away weekend

A joint initiative between the Albinisim Fellowship and VICTA

Tuesday 3rd-Friday 6th April 2018

If you are aged between 14-17 in April 2018, you could come on the first ever YOUNG PEOPLE WITH ALBINISM AWAY WEEKEND.

This adventurous weekend will take place from the 03-06 April 2018 at Caldecotte near Milton Keynes.
Staying in Yurts, no parents, just you, some instructors and others with Albinism.

To register your interest or find out more information, please email events@albinism.org.uk.

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