2017 Conference Announced

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THURSDAY 11TH MAY 2017 Our next Conference date is booked and you are invited! This year, our theme is “Connecting Communities – Problems and Solutions to reducing isolation” We are aware of the impact that a visual and/or hearing impairment can have on people, particularly when accessing services, building a network and forging connections for […]

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April Yorsight Conference

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On the 22nd April our Yorsight Conference is at the National Railway Museum in York. The conference will focus on research, information and technology in eye health and sight loss with presentations on Compensating for cortical visual dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease The changing face of management of macula disease Eye Health – the right nutrition […]

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Connect Cafe – a new Yorsight venture

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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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Yorsight Conference 2016 – Research, Information and Technology

yorsight conference - Research, Information and Technology

  Save the date – Yorsight Conference 2016 The Yorsight Conference will return in 2016. This year the conference is based around the theme of Research, Information and Technology. Are you working with people who have sight problems? Who have dementia? Who would benefit from access to technology? Professional development for your staff? Are you […]

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