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Parking near MySight York

Posted: Monday 16 March 2020 | Deborah Cairns

The bay outside Sainsbury’s on Piccadilly is to be used as follows: 6 am-11 am loading; 11 am-6 pm Blue Badge parking; 6 pm-6am taxi rank.   The bay opposite is also to be used for Blue Badge parking except between 6 am and 11 am when it will be a loading bay.   There […]

Finding your Feet course

Posted: Thursday 20 February 2020 | Deborah Cairns

Are you new to living with sight loss, or have changes to your sight impacted on your daily life? Then our FREE 2 day Find your Feet confidence-building course may be for you. Wednesdays 11th and 18th March 2020, 10am to 3.30pm Lunch and refreshments provided. Please contact Caroline Robertson on 01904 731124 or the […]

New Trustee for 2020

Posted: Thursday 9 January 2020 | Deborah Cairns

New Trustees appointed

Posted: Tuesday 5 November 2019 | Deborah Cairns

Annette Gamston has management consultancy, change, project and contract management skills. Mark Hudson brings many years of experience as an HR Director and HR practitioner. Martin Fawcett has experience of generating income and surviving in a competitive environment, people management skills and has delivered large change programmes. Their help and support will ensure MySight York […]

Exciting new volunteering opportunity

Posted: Tuesday 18 June 2019 | Deborah Cairns

Here at MySight York we are offering the opportunity to help build a fun, more inclusive world for us all. We run activities for  people living with sight loss and we are always looking for Volunteers to get involved. Even more so now as we embark on a brand new project which aims to help […]

Beth and friends Skydive for MySight York!

Posted: Wednesday 12 June 2019 | Deborah Cairns

On Friday 31st May Beth Greaves, her mum Alison and friend Maddy, chucked themselves out of a plane (with a parachute and an experienced person) in the name of My Sight York! Through their bravery and great fundraising they have raised £1145 to date. If you wish to support them, you can still give through […]

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 in […]

Esme’s Room

Posted: Wednesday 20 June 2018 | Deborah Cairns

Often known as Charles Bonnet Syndrome, visual hallucinations can be vivid and silent. They can also sometimes be distressing, difficult to manage, and hard to explain to others. Working in partnership with the charity Esme’s Umbrella, our new support group offers the opportunity to come together with others who share similar experiences. You will be […]

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 […]