BREAKING NEWS – Nationwide customers have nominated Wakefield District Sight Aid to feature in their Community Match programme in branch.

What is Community Match? Community Match is our in-branch, local charity voting scheme. Each quarter, branches feature three local charities/causes from customer nominations – but only one can win in that area. Customers are then invited to vote for a winner with a blue token, issued in branch. Shortlisted causes receive a £100 donation. Winning … More BREAKING NEWS – Nationwide customers have nominated Wakefield District Sight Aid to feature in their Community Match programme in branch.

Helping people with sight loss to get online

Online Today session Wednesday 31st August Wakefield District Sight Aid, Parkside Centre, Leeds Road, Outwood, Wakefield, WF1 2PN Beginners 10am to 12pm Advanced 1pm to 3pm Cost: FREE Spaces are limited so please contact Glen Sheader 07701 396 173 Technology can make life easier if you have hearing or sight problems, but knowing where to … More Helping people with sight loss to get online

Chief executive on his bike for charity

Chief executive Graham Bell took on the challenge of a lifetime this past weekend, cycling 140 miles coast to coast. The three-day ride started on Saturday from Whitehaven, and involved 4100m of climbing. After leaving Whitehaven Graham and his friends, Martin and Graham, cycled through the Lake District to finish day one in Penrith. On day two … More Chief executive on his bike for charity

Launching our lunch club

Fish and chips anyone? We’re launching a lunch club for members and their family, friends and carers. What better way to start the new club than with fish and chips. Join us on Thursday 11th August at the Wetherby Whaler restaurant in Wakefield. Please get in touch to book your place. All welcome!  

Demonstration days

Our demonstration days take place six times a year and give people with sight impairment the chance to try out equipment, get specialist advice, or just enjoy a cup of tea and a chat. The events are held at the Parkside Centre, Leeds Road, Outwood from 10am to 2pm. There’s an event happening today. Please come … More Demonstration days