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Glaucoma Week 2019

This week has been World Glaucoma Week. Glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness. However, with early detection and treatment, you can often protect your eyes against serious vision loss. The Association of British Dispensing Options have created a fantastic infographic about…

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Save the Date – Spring Events

The sun is shining, today and we are looking forward to a range of Spring events happening across the city and at the Trust. March 14th March – Poetry For All We are proud to sponsor the York Literature Festival pre-event. Taking place at the Unitarian Chapel on St. Saviourgatethis poetry evening offers British Sign…

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Important Update – Drop in for the Deaf not running in March

Our Drop in for the Deaf community will NOT be running throughout March. Advice and information is still available through Yorsensory. Visit the website, email the team or call 01904 202292. The Deaf Cafe will continue to run. The next Deaf Cafe is on 19th March at our offices in Huntington. Come along and see…

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World Hearing Day – free app

World Hearing Day – World Health Organisation Message “On World Hearing Day 2019, the World Health Organisation will draw attention to the importance of early identification and intervention for hearing loss. Many people live with unidentified hearing loss, often failing to realize that they are missing out on certain sounds and words. Checking one’s hearing…