Young People

We offer a variety of activities for children and young people to get involved with.

Activity Start Date and Time End Date and Time

Football sessions
Weekly football sessions at Judgemeadow Community College

20 Feb 2018, 5 p.m.

20 Mar 2018, 6 p.m.

Katylou's Music and Movement session
Attenborough Arts Centre

28 Mar 2018, 10 a.m.

28 Mar 2018, 11 a.m.

Sensory Room
Book in for a 45 minute session in the sensory room at Simmons Crescent

3 Apr 2018, 10 a.m.

3 Apr 2018, 3 p.m.

Gorse Hill City Farm
Family trip

4 Apr 2018, 11 a.m.

4 Apr 2018, 3 p.m.

Sports session
At the Peepul Centre

5 Apr 2018, 10 a.m.

5 Apr 2018, noon

At Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

6 Apr 2018, 11:30 a.m.

6 Apr 2018, 1 p.m.

Youth Club for ages 10+
At Attenborough Arts Centre

7 Apr 2018, 10 a.m.

7 Apr 2018, noon

I Can Driving Experience for ages 14+ (priority will be given to those that have not done this experience before)
At The National Space Centre

12 May 2018, 10 a.m.

12 May 2018, noon

Jacobs Ladder
At Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

29 May 2018, 11:30 a.m.

29 May 2018, 1 p.m.

Family day trip

30 May 2018, 10 a.m.

30 May 2018, 4 p.m.

Guide Dogs Experience Day - for ages 8+
Family experience day at Barleycroft Community Centre

31 May 2018, 10 a.m.

31 May 2018, 2 p.m.

LCFC Football Sessions

Weekly football sessions starting on 20th February at Judgemeadow Community College • 2 Feb 2018


Weekly football sessions starting on 20th February at Judgemeadow Community College

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Children and Young People Consultation

20 Dec 2017

Children and Young People Consultation We are carrying out a survey to better understand how we can support children and young people with sight loss across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland now and in the future. If you have time, please can you spare 10 minutes to complete this short questionnaire, please click on the link below and you will be taken to the questionnaire. Your feedback is greatly valued. Thank you

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Abbie's video with BBC Children In Need

14 Sep 2017

CIN logo

Well done to Abbie, who is supported by Vista, for speaking to BBC Children In Need.

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The Pantomime

Dick Whittington at The Little Theatre • 16 Dec 2017


On 16th December a large group of us attended The Little Theatre to see the annual pantomime.

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Santa boat trip

Peter Le Merchant trust - Santa Sleigh boat. • 7 Dec 2017

Singing along on the boat

Peter Le Merchant trust - Santa Sleigh boat.

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The Christmas Party

Dancing, singing and fun. • 8 Dec 2017


Children and families Christmas party

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Santa's Steam Train

All aboard! • 2 Dec 2017

Waiting to board

Vista have been on the Santa Steam Train

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October Half Term

Half term activities. • 6 Nov 2017


What happened in half term?

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Summer Activities

A few photos from the summer holidays • 6 Nov 2017



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Joe's story

1 Nov 2017

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Joe, 19, has been supported by Vista since he was a child.

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More fun at the Calvert Trust Keswick holiday

14 Aug 2017

our young people achieving at the Calvert Trust Keswick

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The summer so far.......

What have we been doing in the first half of the summer holidays • 4 Aug 2017

In the ring.

Unbelievably we are already three weeks into the summer holidays, this is what we have been up to so far.

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5 Jun 2017

Kira Carter photo

Kira, 11, was born with sight loss, which affects her central vision.

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Oscar and Rachael's story

11 Apr 2017

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Rachael, Oscar’s Mum, was first made aware of Vista when her sister’s son was registered as visually impaired.

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Mohammed's story

31 Mar 2017

Mohammed Duad Case Study Photo.jpg

Mohammed, 17, has been supported by Vista since 2015.

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Sophie and Georgina's story

31 Mar 2017

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Georgina, 32, was born with Aniridia, meaning that her iris is missing in both eyes.

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Easter Activities

What we got up to over the Easter holiday! • 11 May 2017


The Easter holidays have finished but I just wanted to share a couple of photos and tell you about the activities that took place.

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Peer Mentor Event

9 May 2017

Peer Mentor audience

Inspirational speakers launch 1st ever peer mentor event

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