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14 02, 2018

N-Vision Newsletter, February 2018

February 14th, 2018|Latest News|

Our latest newsletter has now been published. Click below to download it.

6 02, 2018

Job Vacancy – Domestic Assistant

February 6th, 2018|Job Vacancies|

Domestic Assistant 24 hours per week on a two week rota, including alternate weekends - rate of pay £7.50 per hour (rising to £7.83 on the 6th April) - enhanced rates for Bank Holidays. A DBS Disclosure and Barring Service record will be requested for the successful applicants. The Organisation promotes equal opportunities and welcomes [...]

6 02, 2018

Job Vacancy – Handyman / Gardener

February 6th, 2018|Job Vacancies|

Handyman / Gardener £7.50 per hour (rising to £7.83 6th April). 10 hours per week October to March, 14/16 hours per week April – September (on a two week rota). In addition, variable hours for Caregivers gardening service all year round. To undertake general handyman, gardening, maintenance and caretaker duties. For an application pack please [...]

23 01, 2018

Easter Quiz

January 23rd, 2018|Events|

Are you an Easter eggspert? Why not join us for our Easter Quiz Night on Wednesday March 21st. an evening of food, drink, quiz and an Easter Egg Raffle. Tickets include hotpot supper are available from Abby on 01253 362692 or email abigail.newby@nvision-nw.co.uk £6 for adults and £3 for children. All monies raised will go [...]

23 01, 2018

Job Vacancy – Outreach Support Worker

January 23rd, 2018|Job Vacancies|

Outreach Support Worker 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 £7.50 per hour, mileage expenses paid & company pension scheme available. The Organisation [...]

23 01, 2018

Job Vacancy – 2 x Part Time Care Assistants

January 23rd, 2018|Job Vacancies|

2 x Part Time Care Assistants   22 hours per week including some weekends - rate of pay £7.50 per hour 4 weeks annual leave and Bank Holiday allowance A DBS Disclosure and Barring Service record will be requested for the successful applicant. The Organisation promotes equal opportunities and welcomes applicants from all sections of [...]

23 01, 2018

N-Vision has been sharing The Joy!

January 23rd, 2018|Latest News|

  Our veteran volunteer and Talking Newspaper Reader Joy Killip, 93 years young, not only hit the headlines in her own right – but became a BBC North West Tonight ‘anchor-woman’ for the primetime regional news programme. Joy and other Talking News regulars. – and listeners – featured in a lovely report from the charity’s [...]

5 12, 2017

Our new Charity Shop has opened!

December 5th, 2017|Latest News|

Our new Charity Shop has opened at 78 Victoria Road West in Cleveleys. If you have items you would like to donate, or you'd like to talk to our Volunteer Co-ordinator Stephanie about volunteering for a few hours a week in the shop, please call 01253 362696

5 12, 2017

‘Appy to get help from technology

December 5th, 2017|Latest News|

  Technology? It’s a piece of cake to these members of a group celebrating its first anniversary in Blackpool. You wouldn’t know it at first sight, but most are severely visually impaired or partially sighted – including their tutor Brian Casey. Simply Synapptic, named after the specialist software for visually impaired users of smartphones and [...]

5 12, 2017

Lancashire eye charity N-Vision targets the missed and misdiagnosed

December 5th, 2017|Latest News|

Ahead of the very first Charles Bonnet Syndrome awareness day on Thursday (Nov 16) Jacqui Morley explores the vivid hallucinations that define the syndrome for the visually impaired. Carol Bellard-Thomson, 70, is thinking of naming her unusual house ‘guest’ the Dithering Lizard. About the size of an iguana, the lizard lingers on the bedside cabinet [...]