Events

Esme’s Friends

10:30am–12:00pm, 25th November 2020

Our support group for anyone who experiences visual hallucinations as a result of sight loss (also known as Charles Bonnet Syndrome). This group is currently running by telephone on the last Wednesday morning of every month. Please let us know if you are interested or would like to find out more. A warm welcome guaranteed!

Telephone Discussion group

10:30am–11:30am, 25th November 2020

Our telephone Discussion group meets on Wednesday 25th November at 10.30am for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. This time it’s ‘Memorable Birthdays’. Please note, this group is currently full but please let us know if you would like to join and we’ll put you on the […]

Support with MySight group 3

10:30am–11:30am, 26th November 2020

Our monthly support groups for anyone with sight loss are now meeting virtually. These are an informal opportunity to share knowledge and tips for managing everyday life as well as meeting friends old and new. We have three groups currently running on different days of the week. Please get in touch if you would like […]

Exercise Group via ZOOM

12:30pm–13:30pm, 26th November 2020

Our very popular Exercise group, led by our friends at Xercise Haxby, is now running via Zoom every Thursday. Please note the new time of 12.30pm. This is a great keep fit opportunity in a supportive group, with all exercises clearly described by the tutors. The class includes some work with weights, but no specialist […]

Great Telephone Quiz!

15:00pm–16:15pm, 27th November 2020

Our popular monthly virtual quiz is back this week! Quizmaster Jo is already working on her latest set of fiendish (but fun) questions. All you have to do is let us know you’d like to come along.

Fun Virtual Eye Health Quiz

14:00pm–15:00pm, 30th November 2020

Quizzes galore! On Monday 30th November we will be running another fun virtual quiz. This time, to mark York Disability Week, it’s on the theme of eye health. Quizmaster Sally has some interesting and sometimes puzzling questions to test your eye health knowledge. All you have to do is let her know you’d like to […]

Telephone book group

10:30am–11:30am, 1st December 2020

Our popular audio book group will be meeting by telephone on Tuesday 1st December at 10.30am. This month they will be discussing ‘Flowers for Mrs Harris’ by Paul Gallico. We can supply an audio CD, or you can download your own copy. Please contact Caroline on 01904 636269 to find out more. New members are […]

‘It’s all about the taste’

10:30am–11:45am, 2nd December 2020

Join us for a fun and informative cookery demonstration on Zoom this York Disability Week. Jackie, who is living with sight loss, will share hints, tips and information about the equipment she uses to support her passion for cooking and baking. Wednesday 2nd December, 10.30-11.45am. Please call Sally on 01904 636269 to book your place. […]

Mobile Technology group

12:00pm–14:00pm, 3rd December 2020

Our Mobile Technology group meet to discuss all things mobile tech in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment. Currently meeting via Zoom, they are always happy to welcome new members, from the novice to the expert. Please let us know if you would like to join them and we will put you in touch.

Exercise Group via ZOOM

12:30pm–13:30pm, 3rd December 2020

Our very popular Exercise group, led by our friends at Xercise Haxby, is now running via Zoom every Thursday. Please note the new time of 12.30pm. This is a great keep fit opportunity in a supportive group, with all exercises clearly described by the tutors. The class includes some work with weights, but no specialist […]