Focus on Sunset

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.

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Hot off the press!

Fire Engine to visit Zoom Club

The Zoom Club will be getting on board with the local Fire Servicetruck-clip-art-fire-truck4 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 kelmes@wiltshiresight.org

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 New Book Club Launch

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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!

Read the full story here

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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!

 

 

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Eye news – Spring 2015 now available Newsletter_Spring_2015_web_image

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.

Read the full news here

If you prefer you can listen to an audio version below.

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Work for us – Fundraiser

Click this link to find out more about the job details and specification.

An experienced highly motivated Fundraiser, who will play a key role in delivering the funding strategy of the organisation and driving forward new initiatives to ensure long-term sustainability.

Applications should be submitted in writing, or via email to our Chief Executive Leanne Hubbard (lhubbard@wiltshiresight.org) all applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Informal discussions with our Chief Executive and/or visits to the charity are welcomed. Please call 01380 723682 to arrange a time to do this.