OrCam Experience

Last week I experienced OrCam for the first time at the Macular Group meeting which takes place on the last Thursday of every month at Wiltshire Sight’s St Lucy’s Sight Centre. I don’t have a macular eye condition but wanted to see OrCam after hearing about it several times over the last year. OrCam is… Continue Reading OrCam Experience

Vision Pioneer Awards 2016

Wiltshire Sight were thrilled to be nominated in the innovation category at the Vision Pioneer Awards 2016. We are very proud of the Looking Out For Sight project and aim to continue supporting care home staff with sight loss training in the coming years. Vision Pioneer Awards 2016

Wobbly Wednesday

Wednesday 2nd November 2016 is Nystagmus Network’s nystagmus awareness day, Wobbly Wednesday. Wiltshire Sight will be hosting an event at St Lucy’s Sight Centre in Devizes. There will be a guest speaker, Steve Mckay, from the Nystagmus Network. Carers and professionals are welcome and our Sight advisers will be on hand to provide information and… Continue Reading Wobbly Wednesday

Wiltshire Sight’s Coffee Mornings

Wiltshire Sight will be hosting two coffee mornings, one in Melksham, the other in Amesbury, this October. Our sight advisors will be on hand to offer information about the support we offer and there will be Christmas present ideas like large print 2017 calendars and other festive gifts for sale. Pamtrad will be joining us… Continue Reading Wiltshire Sight’s Coffee Mornings

Annual General Meeting of Wiltshire Sight

Our AGM is being held on: Tuesday 6th September 9:00am Devizes Corn Exchange Members of the public must inform us of their intention to attend. Please contact lhubbard@wiltshiresight.org for full papers prior to the meeting. Full papers will be published after the event. Click here for more details.

Wiltshire Sight Quiz Night

Join us for the Wilshire Sight Quiz Night, at 7.30pm, 19th September 2016. The event will be at the Black Horse, Bath Road, Devizes and will feature a buffet and raffle. Please book in advance, with teams of 4. Entry is £10. Click here for more details and contact us for an application form by… Continue Reading Wiltshire Sight Quiz Night

Sight Expo 2016

Wiltshire Sight will be having an expo at the Devizes Corn Exchange Tuesday 6th September from 10am to 2pm. The expo will include: Demonstrations of electronic reading machines, computer software and new gadgets Information, advice and support Wiltshire Sight’s Sight Advisers will be available to answer your questions There will also be two guest speakers:… Continue Reading Sight Expo 2016

Kitchen Aids for Increased Accessibility

I have no periphery vision and due to recent further sight loss, I have been having increased difficulties in the kitchen. I kept burning myself on the hot oven shelves and when I tried to transfer vegetable peelings from my wooden chopping board into the bin, they kept slipping off the sides and onto the… Continue Reading Kitchen Aids for Increased Accessibility

Bowood Dog Show

Click on the thumbnails to change the main image More pictures available at bjmillerphotography.co.uk to purchase.   We would like to thank the following people for their support and sponsorship of the Dog Show: BJ Photography – bjmillerphotography.co.uk Alex Kennedy – atkphoto.com/ Jollyes of Chippenham Bev Marsh- Facebook – while you are away Bev will… Continue Reading Bowood Dog Show

Trustees Wanted

“to inspire and support the visually-impaired community of Wiltshire – through every step of their lives” Wiltshire Sight is a charity supporting people affected by sight loss in Swindon and Wiltshire. We are innovative, progressive local charity who aim to achieve our goal of being the first point of call for anyone in the county… Continue Reading Trustees Wanted