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

Sight Aid launches short story competition

We’ve launched a short story competition, and are delighted that Yorkshire writer Milly Johnson will judge the competition for us. Many of our members are keen readers of audio books. For people whose sight starts to deteriorate, knowing they can still access books and stories through audio books, or braille is a real comfort. We’re launching the … More Sight Aid launches short story competition