Wiltshire Sight is an independent charity supporting people living with sight loss in Wiltshire and Swindon. We assist more than 2,500 people of all ages, as well as their families and carers.

We offer information, advice and guidance, as well as giving people practical and emotional support to help them in their daily lives. We have a fully equipped resource centre at St Lucy’s in Devizes, offering state-of-the-art assistive technology products and low vision aids.

Why not visit our centre to find out more or give us a call for more information. You can also sign up to our newsletter for regular updates.

Wiltshire Sight do not charge for their services and receive no statutory funding. Therefore, if you like what we do, please consider making a donation – click here – that will enable us to continue to support the growing number of people with sight loss in Wiltshire.


Latest News & Events

Site Expo 2016

Site Expo 2016
Wiltshire Sight will be having an expo at the Devizes Corn Exchange Tuesday 6th September from 10am to 2pm.

Click here for more details.

Skills for Parents

Wednesday 20th July 2016, 10am – 12pm at St Lucy’s Sight Centre.
We are holding our first Skills for parents of visually impaired children course in 2016. The course consists of three sessions lasting two hours each to provide parents with the knowledge and support they may need after a child has been diagnosed.

Cholderton Charlie’s Farm

Wednesday 17th August from 10.00am at Amesbury Road, Cholderton, Salisbury Wiltshire, SP4 0EW.
Join us for a fun filled day out – animal feeding/handling and tractor rides!

Wiltshire Sight Fundraising Events 2016

2nd/3rd July – Stockley & Heddington Steam Rally

30th July – Calne Bike Meet

4th Sept – Melksham Food and River Festival

10th Sept – Trowbridge Carnival

19th Sept – Devizes Quiz Night

Look out for sight ambassadors wanted

We are looking for people aged 18-65 living in Wiltshire, Swindon or Gloucester who is looking to gain new skills whilst supporting those with sight loss. We particularly welcome applications from people living with sight loss and can offer additional expenses and benefits.

Find out more here.

Wiltshire Sight Newsletter June 2016

The Wiltshire Sight Newsletter for June 2016 is now available and can be read and downloaded on the newsletters page.

Kitchen Aids for Increased Accessibility

Read our new article on kitchen aids for increased accessibility here.

Living with Failing Sight – DVD’s sent out on request

Living with Failing SightAs part of Wiltshire Sight early intervention we can support many people with a DVD about Living with Failing Sight, this can be supported with your families and carers. The DVD will enable you with information, services and equipment.

Visually impaired football session

Visually impaired football sessionSwindon Town Football in the Community Trust is working with Wiltshire Sight to create new opportunities for Visually Impaired young male adults to be active in sport. By working together our aim is to create a footballing community for people with sight loss locally. We hope to achieve our goal of getting weekly sessions and potential fixtures against other football clubs that also have visually impaired football teams.

Why Not Get Involved?

Handy Hints to Fundraise

Wiltshire Sight has released a new guide to fundraising. You can download it here and on the fundraising page.

Low Vision Aids

We now have a selection of low vision aids that we are able to sell directly to you. So, if you need any items to assist you around the home or when you are out and about we can help. We have a range of kitchen aids, lighting products, talking clocks, writing and computer aids to name but a few. You can see what’s on offer in the Resources section of this website.