Yearly Archives: 2018

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4 09, 2018

Obituary – Ivy Broadbent M.B.E

2018-09-04T09:11:03+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Latest News|

Tributes have been paid to one of  N-Vision’s finest, our late great veteran volunteer Ivy Broadbent M.B.E.  Ivy’s funeral is on Wednesday Sept 5 12.30 at Lytham Crematorium.  Our charity has been nominated for any donations received. Our thoughts are with Ivy’s family and many friends. Stephanie Beasley, volunteers co-ordinator at N-Vision, formerly the Blackpool Fylde [...]

28 08, 2018

Three Piers Sponsored Walk or Run

2018-08-28T09:19:04+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Events|

Three piers for £6?  Now that’s a bargain but there’s a catch – you may have to get  your running or walking shoes on. Staff, volunteers, trustees, supporters and clients of N-Vision, the Blackpool Fylde and Wyre Society for the Blind, are under starter’s orders for their now annual 3 Piers sponsored run/walk. They reckon [...]

14 08, 2018

Simply Synapptic User Group

2018-08-14T09:31:34+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Events|

Simply Synapptic Come and share your knowledge and learn from each other at our Simply Synapptic User Group:          Thursday 20th September          Thursday 25th October          Thursday 22nd November 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.  In the Low Vision Centre. Ring Brian on 01253 362696 for further details.

14 08, 2018

Low Vision Centre Exhibition Day

2018-08-14T09:25:57+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Events|

If you are experiencing reduced vision you will not want to miss this exhibition of the latest, up to date products and services to help people with sight loss. It is bigger and better this year with exciting new products. Friday 28th September between 10.00am and 3.00pm Sharples Hall, Bosworth Place, Blackpool. FY4 1SH For [...]

25 07, 2018

Stella give their star centenarian a treat

2018-07-25T10:13:58+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Latest News|

Stella give their star centenarian a treat…  left:  Alan Meadows who cans the lager Mrs Eileen Maher drinks,  Amanda Stephenson and Stanislav Chulkov brewery manager.  A picture story in The Gazette on Blackpool’s “LAGER than life” centenarian saw Princess Alexandra Home resident Eileen Maher, 100, go viral … even trending on online publishers UNILAD with 50k plus shares. The [...]

17 07, 2018

Job Vacancy – 2 x Part Time House Keepers

2018-07-17T10:35:28+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Job Vacancies|

To cover 7 mornings per week over a 2 week rota; 4 hours per day. Also available are 2 x 4 hour evening shifts. Rate of pay £7.83 per hour 4 weeks annual leave and Bank Holiday allowance Duties include preparing and serving room service breakfasts to residents, making beds, taking food menus and light [...]

17 07, 2018

Job Vacancy – Outreach Support Worker

2018-07-17T10:31:13+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Job Vacancies|

Enthusiastic Outreach Support Worker required to work with clients in the community Monday to Friday. Duties include cleaning, shopping and escorting to appointments. Variable hours per week are available to suit individual circumstances. (i.e. mornings/afternoons/school hours) Rate of pay £7.83 per hour, mileage expenses paid & company pension scheme available. The Organisation promotes equal opportunities [...]