Category: MySightYork News

MySight York Bank Holiday Closure

Posted: Thursday 15 August 2019 | Barbara Fairs

MySight York will be closed for the Bank Holiday on both Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th August. We will re-open on Wednesday 28th at 10am.

MySight York on the Move

Posted: Wednesday 3 July 2019 | Barbara Fairs

We will be moving to our new premises at 14 Merchant’s Place, Merchantgate, York, YO1 9TU at the end of July. We will not be running regular activities from 22nd July until the 5th August. The Equipment and Information Centre will close at 3pm on Thursday 18th July and re-open at 10am on Thursday 1st […]

Skydiving for MySight York!

Posted: Thursday 30 May 2019 | Deborah Cairns

Support with MySight York

Posted: Tuesday 5 February 2019 | Barbara Fairs

Meet others in an informal café style environment sharing information over a cuppa. Bring along a partner or friend. You do not have to be registered sight impaired to be able to join us. Anyone who is struggling because of their sight is welcome. The group meet on the first Wednesday of the month on […]

Radio York Fame

Posted: Wednesday 23 January 2019 | Barbara Fairs

Stop Press:We are delighted to announce that we will be featured on tomorrow’s Jonathan Cowap show on Radio York. Tune in between 10.30 and 11am to hear MySight member Barbara, home visiting volunteer Martin, and staff members Deb and Karen talking with Jonathan about what we do and what the change to MySight York means […]

MySight York

Posted: Friday 21 December 2018 | Barbara Fairs

We are very excited to announce that as of 21st January, York Blind & Partially Sighted Society will be known as MySight York. We feel this name better reflects who we are – a welcoming and inclusive organisation, here to help anyone who needs us, to “live well with sight loss”.

New Volunteer Opportunities

Posted: Friday 23 November 2018 | Barbara Fairs

Are you interested in helping organisations improve their services for people with sight loss or help raise the awareness and understanding of living with sight loss? If so you might be interested in our 2 new exciting volunteer roles, Community Engagement Volunteer and Training Assistant Volunteer. For more information on these roles please contact Caroline […]

Join Our Volunteer Team

Posted: Friday 12 January 2018 | Barbara Fairs

Would you like to make a difference to someone’s life? We are on the lookout for volunteers for their Home Visiting Service which provides a valuable service to people who are living with sight loss. Volunteers provide companionship and usually visit on a weekly or fortnightly basis helping them with practical tasks such as dealing […]