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
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 […]
Published Aug 6th, 2014
A Wilberforce charity art auction, featuring works from professional artists with a local connection and professional artists with sight loss and/or other disabilities, will take place on 11 October. The event is in Quad South Hall, York St John University. There will be an exhibition for viewing from […]
Published Jun 2nd, 2014
Home Instead, home care providers in York and surrounding communities, has been among the first organisations to take up a new Wilberforce half-day training course on supporting people who are blind or partially sighted, ie, with varying degrees of sight […]