MySight York is a thriving 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. If you would like to find out more, or to talk about any aspect of sight loss, please telephone 01904 636269 or email hello@mysightyork.org

Coronavirus Update – January 2021

During the current national lockdown, we are still available to offer support, advice and information by telephone or email. Many of our services, including our Home Connections equipment service, Keeping in Touch telephone project and Activity groups, are still running remotely. Our Talking Space counselling service is also operating on a reduced basis via telephone and is able to take referrals. If you need a face to face appointment with one of our Sight Support advisors, we can discuss this with you and make plans to see you as soon as we are able.

If you, or someone you know, need support with any aspect of living with sight loss, please get in touch. We will do our best to help in whatever way we can.

For further support and information, you may find the following helpful:

City of York Council: 01904 555111 / covid19help@york.gov.uk

https://www.sightadvicefaq.org.uk/independent-living/Covid-19

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Honorary Treasurer required

Posted: Tuesday 23 February 2021 | Deborah Cairns

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of people with sight loss in and around York? Are you looking for an opportunity to share your financial skills in support of a valued local charity? Could you help MySight York to thrive and develop into the next phase of our ambition?

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Our next event

Telephone book group

10:30am–11:30am, 2nd March 2021

Our popular audio book group will be meeting by telephone on Tuesday 2nd March at 10.30am. We can supply the current book on audio CD, or you can download your own copy. Please contact Caroline on 01904 636269 to find out more. New members are very welcome.

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