Every Tuesday Drop in for the Deaf Community at West Office – 1pm – 4pm

Our drop in occurs every Tuesday at West Office. Offering support guidance with issues such as accessing Housing Services or getting advice about contacting utility companies.

6th December

Santa Float with York Rotary

Come and find us on Beckfield Lane as we join the York Rotary Santa sleigh on its tour of York. We will be spreading festive cheer from 5:30pm. Any change you can spare for our buckets will all go towards supporting people living with sight and hearing loss in the city.

Music Night

Music Night is a chance for those with disabilities and/or sight loss to get together socially, listening to and joining together in singing popular songs from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and more. A cycle of live bands, individual musicians and karaoke nights.

7pm to 8.30pm.

£3 per person

7th December

Karaoke Friday

With a huge selection of songs to choose from there is something to suit all tastes.

10am – 11:30am

£3 per person

12th December

Annual Christmas Carol Concert at All Saint’s Church, Huntington. Come and join in with some festivities, including carols and readings in this beautiful church. Refreshments and mince pies are served after.

13th December

Tinnitus Support Group, 2pm – 4pm

Join us for a festive group. We will be discussing potential speakers for next year. For more information please contact Cathy Woodward.

15th and 29th December

Children’s Sensory Session, 10am – 12pm

For children with multiple disabilities including learning disabilities and sight loss. Cost £5 per session.

17th and 31st December

Private Sensory Sessions

Call Bob to book the sensory room for a private session, phone 01904 760037, mobile 07939 964230 or email b.mitchell@wilberforcetrust.org.uk

18th December

Sensory Session

Appreciate the sights, sounds, smells and tactile nature of the multi-sensory room. Relax and unwind in the peaceful surroundings or interact with the specialist equipment – the choice is yours.

10am – 12 noon & 1pm – 3pm

£5 per session

Deaf Cafe

Join us at Lollipop Head Office for our next Deaf Cafe. The cafe runs from 10:30qm – 12:30pm and is a great opportunity to come and meet other people who are deaf or have hearing loss.

For more information on the cafe please email

Annalee Green or Trevor Calvert

Lollipop is situated at Door 84, 84 Lowther Street, York, YO31 7LX

30th December

Babies and infants Sensory Session, 10am – 12pm

For babies and infants (from birth to 3 years) with disabilities including autism, learning disabilities and sight loss. Cost £5 per session.