Wiltshire Sight exists to help people affected by sight loss in Wiltshire and Swindon. We support more than 1,500 people, of all ages, living with some form of sight loss.
We offer information, advice and guidance, 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-of-the-art assistive technology products and low vision aids.
Why not drop in to see us, call for more information or sign up to our newsletter for regular updates, or click here to donate now.
Eye Give – regular giving
Just £2 a month can help support someone living with sight loss. By donating to Wiltshire Sight you will be joining a growing community of supporters. Your generosity will help to fund services to people living locally with sight loss, ensuring they get the best information and advice available and help us raise awareness of the impact of sight loss.
£2 per month, or whatever you can afford, will make sure that Wiltshire Sight can continue to run valuable services such as our resource centre and assistive technology suite. And, spreading your donation across the year in small monthly donations helps us to plan our service delivery better, providing more services for more people. This means our regular supporters are vital to making lives better for people living with sight loss.
There are many people who turn to us each year for advice and support. Any charity donation, no matter how small, would play a big part in keeping our valuable service running.
“Wiltshire Sight has helped me move forward with my life. They’ve shown me ways to adapt to my sight loss and made sure I’m getting the support I need.” J.K, 42
Hot off the press!
Fire Engine to visit Zoom Club
The Zoom Club will be getting on board with the local Fire Service with a fire safety morning in May. A fire engine will be visiting St Lucy’s on May 29 between 10.30am and 12.30pm and Zoom Club members will have the chance to climb on board and try out some kit. For more information and to book a place call Krista on 01380 723682 or email email@example.com
New Book Club Launch
Our Touch to See Book Club launches on April 16 here at St Lucy’s in Devizes. Join Julie in exploring some fascinating subjects created by Living Painting. We’ll be using tactile books and audio to look at a whole host of subjects. Our first topic is based around paintings depicting Cornish fishing in the 19th Century!
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Technology event in Salisbury on Wednesday 8 April
Come along to an Assistive Technology event at the Guildhall, Salisbury and find out about the latest gadgets and services available. All the major suppliers will be on hand to demonstrate e-readers, computer software and electronic magnifiers to name but a few.
Check out the full story here!
The Spring 2015 edition of our customer newsletter Eye News is now available. Please get in touch if you would like in an alternative format.
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If you prefer you can listen to an audio version below.