Deaf Awareness Week 2017

Deaf Awareness Week 2017

15th – 21st May is Deaf Awareness Week. Many people struggle with their hearing with 1 in 6 people in the UK affected by hearing loss, that’s around 11 million people. Of these 6.5 million are aged 60 and over. Hearing loss can affect people of all ages though. Here are some facts: 3.7 million […]

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Join our Board of Trustees

This is an exciting time to join a proactive Charity Board of Trustees of one of the area’s most progressive and innovative providers of high quality support services to visually impaired people including those with other disabilities. The annual turnover of the organisation is approaching £3million and we employ 90 staff supported by 60 volunteers […]

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Spoken Word at York Literature Festival

A picture of York minster

York Literature Festival takes place from 16th – 30th March, with events across the city. The festival includes a great range of events from published authors, local writing groups and performance poets. It kicks off tonight with a launch event featuring Joanne Harris. With great evenings of entertainment including conversations with Michael Palin, Mark Gratiss, […]

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Senior Sensory Hub Officer and Volunteer Coordinator

We have an exciting new role coming up in our new senosry hub. From April we need a Senior Sensory Hub Officer and Volunteer Coordinator. The hub will be a central place for infomation, advise and equipment for those with sight, hearing or dual sensory loss. For details of the job please read our job […]

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