Ahmed Saied Al-Qaifi
Ahmed has been visually impaired for the last few years with Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Degeneration. He has been with the SLC from the very beginning and originally joined us to meet new people and explore what was available to VI people in the city.
Ahmed currently works full time at QAC as a Lighting Technician and has previously enjoyed being a volunteer at Birmingham Vision. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor sporting activities and has also completed Birmingham Marathon.
“My confidence has grown massively since joining the Sight Loss Council it really brought me out of my cubby hole as before I felt locked away”