Event archive

Support with MySight group 1

14:15pm–15:15pm, 1st February 2021

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 […]

Telephone book group

10:30am–11:30am, 2nd February 2021

Our popular audio book group will be meeting by telephone on Tuesday 2nd February at 10.30am. This month’s title is ‘A Very English Scandal’ by John Preston. We can supply copies on audio CD, or you can download your own. Please contact Caroline on 01904 636269 to find out more. New members are very welcome.

Telephone Discussion group

10:30am–11:30am, 3rd February 2021

Our telephone Discussion group meets on Wednesday 3rd February at 10.30am for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. This time we’ll be pooling our local knowledge on the theme of ‘Parks in York’. Please note, this group is currently full but please let us know if you […]

Technology group

11:00am–12:30pm, 4th February 2021

This group meets to discuss all things 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. This month they will be discussing screen readers for windows PCs, including Narrator and NVDA. Please let us know if you would […]

Telephone Discussion group

10:30am–11:30am, 17th February 2021

Our telephone Discussion group meets on Wednesday 17th February at 10.30am for some ‘conversation with content’. At this meeting we will be welcoming guest speaker Michael Sturge to talk to us about the history of Hartrigg Oaks. Please note, this group is currently full but please let us know if you would like to join […]

Support with MySight group 2

14:15pm–15:15pm, 18th February 2021

Our monthly support groups for anyone with sight loss are now meeting virtually. They 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 […]

Esme’s Friends

10:30am–12:00pm, 24th February 2021

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!

Talk by the Welfare Benefits Unit

14:15pm–15:15pm, 24th February 2021

We are delighted to welcome a speaker from the Welfare Benefits Unit to our telephone Support with MySight group. The talk will last for 1 hour and will be a general talk on benefits. The speaker will be able to answer general questions but not to enter into any specific assessment of an individual person’s […]

Support with MySight group 3

10:30am–11:30am, 25th February 2021

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 […]