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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A Calendar of events

Save the Date – Spring Events

The sun is shining, today and we are looking forward to a range of Spring events happening across the city and at the Trust. March 14th March – Poetry For All We are proud to sponsor the York Literature Festival pre-event. Taking place at the Unitarian Chapel on St. Saviourgatethis poetry evening offers British Sign…

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Consider Care This National Careers Week

Social care is rarely a glamorous job, but it is one of the most crucial roles in today’s society. Across the UK there are millions of vulnerable individuals who rely on care workers. These include the elderly, disabled adults and children, young offenders, people living with mental illness, veterans and many more. By working in…

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World Hearing Day – free app

World Hearing Day – World Health Organisation Message “On World Hearing Day 2019, the World Health Organisation will draw attention to the importance of early identification and intervention for hearing loss. Many people live with unidentified hearing loss, often failing to realize that they are missing out on certain sounds and words. Checking one’s hearing…

A Calendar of events

What’s on in March

Please remember our drop in for the deaf community will  run on the first and third Tuesday of the month. Music night and karaoke morning are not currently running. Every First and Third Tuesday Drop in for the Deaf Community at West Office – 1pm – 4pm Our drop in occurs every first and third Tuesday at…