RWPN is the professional body for Vision Rehabilitation Workers and Habilitation Specialists.
We hold the accredited register of professionals working in the field.
Our purpose is to:
Whether you are a qualified or student Vision Rehabilitation Worker or Qualified Habilitation Specialist, qualified assistant or qualified deafblind specialist, we are here to represent you. To read about the benefits of joining, click here
Vision Rehabilitation Workers and Qualified Habilitation Specialists can join as Full members/registrants. Deafblind specialists can join as Associate members, and managers can join as Manager members. Student, associate and manager membership is free.
The annual seminar and AGM took place, face-to-face on Thursday 7th July at Birmingham City University.
We also hope to hold a virtual event later in the year.
RWPN have expectations that all registrants will ensure that they are keeping up with best practice and developing themselves as professionals. Every year, a proportion of registrants are selected to submit their CPD Portfolio covering the previous three years; these are assessed by qualified and experienced assessors and constructive feedback given.
We are pleased to have offered a range of training opportunities, and are always keen to provide more.
We are always to keen to hear your ideas for training and professional development needs.