Category: Resources

LOOK Life Hacks Resource Hair and Makeup Styling Tips, image of pots of makeup and make up brushes laid out on colourful paper

LOOK Life Hacks – Hair and Make-up styling tips.

On one of the hottest days of the year, we welcomed award-winning session stylist Anna Cofone to talk to Shani Dutta from LOOK about how to care for our hair.
Shani also shared her beauty and makeup secrets from her time as Beauty Ambassador at Bare Minerals.

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LOOK Summer Holiday Activity Planner.

The summer holiday season is just around the corner – or maybe for some of you it’s already here– and once again we’ve created a bumper list of activities taking place all around the UK for blind and visually impaired children and young people.

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LOOK Music Group, For the love of music with Sirine Jahangir, Image of Sirine wearing a check top sat at her piano.

LOOK Music Group – For the Love of Music with Sirine Jahangir.

In June we launched our new LOOK Music Group and what a fantastic time we had with so many of you signing up!
We’ve introduced a special guest slot as part of our music group offer and last month we welcomed singer/songwriter Sirine Jahangir who was interviewed by LOOK Mentors Sarah Bayley and Lacey Owens.

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LOOK at London Zoo

Have you ever watched the graceful meandering of a giraffe, listened in awe to the loud baritone roar of a lion or watched the playful swoops of the feeding penguins?
At the end of May the LOOK team and friends were invited to an accessible tour of ZSL London Zoo to meet the animals up close and personal.

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Just Like Us – School Diversity Week

In recognition of School Diversity Week, we shine a light on how inclusive mainstream schools are for the VI community. LOOK mentors and mentees share their experiences of the education system, the support they received and where they feel schools fall short.

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Talking Transitions – Getting tech ready for the future.

Transitions are always a key point in a VI child or young persons life. Having the right equipment in place and the skills to use them makes a huge difference. In this session we focus on best practice provision, when new assistive technology should be introduced and how we can support what happens at home.

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A computer with stick notes around it and a pen pot, a mans hands on a keyboard. graphics of a hand holding the world, a lightbulb, a bar and line chart, an arrow, a magnifying glass and a cog. Text LOOK life Hacks Resource, Next steps if you're not going to uni.

LOOK Life Hacks – Next Steps if you’re not going to Uni.

Knowing what to do after we finish our formal education can be daunting and for those who aren’t following the path to uni, it can seem even more so. Deciding to take a vocational course or subject can be a life-changing alternative, providing you with the practical skills and knowledge to prepare you for work.

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