The Wilberforce Trust is proud of our past supporting people with visual impairments since 1833. Our strength has always been in building for the future and transforming and adapting to the times we live in. To that end – we will be formally launching our new brand and new website in September – the same month William Wilberforce first became an MP in 1780.

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Fundraising Anne collecting a box of Easter eggs from Haxby Co-op

Haxby Co-op Donate Easter Eggs

A huge thank you to the Haxby Co-op who have generously donated 100 eggs for our Easter Egg Hunt in April. The Easter Egg Hunt is for visually impaired children and their siblings and is the first event we have done like this. Taking place on Easter Sunday (21st April) we are hoping for a…

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York Jobs Fair – March 2019

The York Learning York Jobs Fair takes place tomorrow, Wednesday 20th March, at the York Railway Institute. We will be there from 10am – 2pm with information about the work we do, the work you can do and how we make a difference to peoples lives. If you are looking for a change then come…

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Glaucoma Week 2019

This week has been World Glaucoma Week. Glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness. However, with early detection and treatment, you can often protect your eyes against serious vision loss. The Association of British Dispensing Options have created a fantastic infographic about…