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How health and fitness helped me manage my mental health when I became blind

By |2020-02-14T09:36:54+00:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Stories, Strive Ambassadors|Tags: , , , |

By Ibraheem Iqbal Hi everyone, my name is Ibraheem, but you can call me Ibz. I am proud to be one of VICTA’s Young Ambassadors. I have been given the opportunity to write an article about mental health in this issue. I will begin to outline what is meant by health and fitness then I [...]

VICTA Supports Britain’s First Blind Cricket Team

By |2019-09-13T15:31:05+01:00November 27th, 2014|Categories: Grants|Tags: , , , |

VICTA recently awarded ‘The Change Foundation’ a grant which contributed to them being able to travel to Nepal for the first ever international female visually impaired cricket match. The Change Foundation (the new name for ‘Cricket for Change’) is a charity which aims to use cricket as the means to change the lives of disadvantaged and disabled young people. Four years ago their development [...]