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.

Albinism Fellowship group photo

Albinism Fellowship Events

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


Leicestershire Albinism Event

Sunday 25th March 2017, 11am-1pm

Houghton Village Hall
Main Street
Houghton-on-the-Hill
Leicestershire
LE7 9GE
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Map)

Free informal get-together for people with Albinism. Families and adults with albinism welcome.
Entertainment provided for the children
A chance for parents and adults with Albinism to meet and share experiences

Download Flyer

Please bring your own sandwiches. Hot drinks and sweet treats will be provided.

Houghton-on-the-Hill is a few miles east of Leicester and easily reached from the M1
It is approximately a 20min taxi ride from Leicester railway station.

Please email Beejal.Mistry-Lad@albinism.org.uk if you would like to attend, also giving the details of any children you are bringing with you and their ages.


Connect Albinism Information Day
Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Saturday 29th April 2017

RNIB NI
First Floor
Embassy Building
3 Strand Road
L'Derry
BT48 7BH
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Map)

SAVE THE DATE
Our Connect Albinism Information Day in Derry/Londonderry returns on Saturday 29th April 2017
Further details to follow.

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


Connect Albinism Information Day
Belfast, Northern Ireland

Saturday 20th May 2017

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

SAVE THE DATE
Our Connect Albinism Information Day in Belfast returns on Saturday 20th May 2017
Further details to follow.

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

The National League of the Blind
21 Hill Street
Dublin 1
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Map)

Our popular Dublin get-together returns to the National League of the Blink for a second year.

Further details to follow...