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Blind Welfare Association On The Brink

After serving the blind and visually impaired for almost half a century, the Saint Lucia Blind Welfare Association is facing the grim reality of closure.
Executive director Anthony Avril says years of financial difficulty and dwindling support have reached a peak.
He says in the absence of a new wave of assistance, the association may have no choice, but to fold.

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  1. If the Blind Welfare really had a problem they would meet with the relevant authorities to discuss a way forward, not the media. Once the media is your first port of call it implies that you are looking for a scandal. Therefore the authorities should respond appropriately.

  2. That should never be, at list if the Government can`t meet the whole way they should meet half way plus what about looking for private companies to do some donation

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