We need your Spring clean donations

Do you have any unwanted bubble bath, shower gels, shampoo, beauty products and other toiletries lurking in the back of your cupboard? Then it’s time for a Spring clean to get rid of that dust gathering unsightly clutter by donating them to the Wilberforce Trust. We can put them to good use at our Hospital…

Technology support sessions coming soon

Technology support for visually impaired

Would you like support with technology? From setting up accessibility settings on a laptop or phone to recommending useful apps for everyday living and getting connected with social media we are here to support your needs. Recently the Trust have welcomed Christine Farion as a Technology Researcher. Christine will be exploring the best technology for…

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York Art Gallery Sensory Tour

York Art Gallery Sensory Tour: Tactile Sculptures York Art Gallery is offering a sensory tour of tactile sculptures. The tour takes place on Wednesday 23rd March 12:30pm to 1:15pm During the tour you can find out more about the tactile sculptures by Harold Gosney and Martin Jenkins. Everyone over 16 is welcome, but the tour…

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Connect Cafe – a new Yorsight venture

Connect Cafe: Connect Cafe aims to inform, involve, update and connect you with services and people in the visual impairment world. You are invited to join us for the first meeting, to help shape what ‘Connect Café’ can become. Thursday 24th March 2016 10.30am to 12.30pm There will be refreshments and a raffle. Please ring…

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Could you help support our Tadcaster tenants?

Support Workers are needed for our Tadcaster homes We have Full time, Part time and Flexi Hour Vacancies. The average salary for full time staff is £16,000 to £18,000 per year. Staff receive 20 days holidays plus bank holidays, increasing to 25 days plus bank holidays after 2 years’ service. An additional pay review is…