MySight York is a hard working, independent charity supporting local people to live well with sight loss.

Our aim is to help people living with sight loss to make confident choices about their lives. Our experienced staff and friendly volunteers are always happy to help.

You will find information about us and our services on this site. To find out more, or to talk with us about any aspect of sight loss, please telephone 01904 636269 or email

Our Equipment and Information Centre is open for one-to-one appointments or if you prefer to contact us by telephone or email, we will be happy to help with any aspect of living with sight loss.

Please contact us for more information on our Befriending Services or one of our Activity groups.

If you, or someone you know, need support with any aspect of living with sight loss, please get in touch.

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Latest news

Urgent Appeal

For over 44 years, MySight York has been a beacon of hope, empowerment, and assistance for the blind and visually impaired community. However, we currently face an unprecedented financial challenge that jeopardises the future of our crucial services. Your immediate assistance is vital to maintain the radiant presence of MySight York.

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Our next event

Chair Tai Chi

11:00am–12:30pm, 4th March 2024

Richard Siwiak, York-based Tai Chi practitioner for 40 years, offers Tai Chi at the MySight York premises on a fortnightly basis – with refreshments to follow. The sessions will be £3.50, taking place from 11am – 12:30pm   “Running the seated Tai Chi session is something that I enjoy making as inclusive as possible. It […]

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