YORSIGHT Conference ‘Vision in the future’:
Charity art auction, York:
Great art by local and disabled artists, 11 Oct. York. Click for details and full pictures.
Visual Awareness Training:
A half day Wilberforce Visual Awareness Training course ensures that you & your staff can assist people with sight loss effectively and safely, so meeting your duty of care. Vital for all service/information providers.
The ‘pop-up’ sensory room in the Living&Learning Zone offers sessions for people with a variety of disabilities, including sight loss and learning disabilities, and the unique ‘Active sensory sessions’ for those who have difficulty accessing sport and physical exercise
Comprehensive test and advice if your visual impairment adversely affects your everyday living
Art/crafts and baking/cooking sessions in the Living & Learning Zone are popular with tenants and guests from other support organisations
Published Sep 29th, 2014
The Wilberforce Trust, looking to recruit support workers for its tenanted houses in York and Tadcaster, has joined up with two other care organisations to stage a Jobs Fair at the Monkbar Hotel in York on Thursday 23 October. Open […]
Published Sep 22nd, 2014
Wilberforce Head Office staff started National Eye Health Week on 22 September by paying to wear something bright to work on Monday, funds raised going towards activities for people with sight loss and other disabilities in the charity’s Living&Learning Zone […]
New courses for people with sight loss and other disabilities; sensory room sessions for adults and children, an art auction and a conference for vision professionals
Published Aug 29th, 2014
The Wilberforce Living&Learning Zone at Wilberforce House in Huntington has an exciting programme of courses and experiences for people with disabilities, including sight loss and learning disabilities, for the four months from the beginning of September until the end of […]