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Tinnitus Support Group York

Our next Tinnitus Support Group York is on 16th August. This month we will be joined by Christine Farion, Assistive Technology Advisor at the Wilberforce Trust who will be talking about technology to help manage Tinnitus and demonstrating sound apps. Tinnitus affects one in ten adults and can often be difficult to live with, leaving…

Part of the Community – a different view

One of our Support Workers, Jo, very kindly sent in these fabulous photos of Wilberforce House from her hot air balloon experience. It’s great to see the aerial landscape of the local buildings and community. Our head office has been based in Huntington for ten years and we love being part of the community. Community…

A Calendar of events

What’s on in August

Evey Tuesday Drop in for the Deaf Community at West Office – 1pm – 4pm Our drop in occurs every Tuesday at West Office. Offering support guidance with issues such as accessing Housing Services or getting advice about contacting utility companies. Please note on August 21st there will be no drop in. We apologies for any inconvenience.…

A Poke in the Eye – Great Yorkshire Fringe – Review

Staff from the Wilberforce Trust enjoyed a grand night out at a Great Yorkshire Fringe event on 22nd July. Award-nominated comedian Georgie Morrell brought her show “A Poke in the Eye” to the Basement of York City Screen to a packed house. Georgie went blind in one eye when she was a child following Juvenile…

Yorkshire Day Raffle

Celebrate Yorkshire Day with the Wilberforce Trust … On the 1st August 2018 we are holding a fantastic Yorkshire Day raffle, including some great prizes from across Yorkshire. This very special Yorkshire Day raffle is to help raise funds towards our community hub. The hub will sit within our new independent and inclusive accommodation for…