We are holding a Visual Support Day on Friday 1st March at 10.00am. Come along and explore the latest products and technologies for blind and partially sighted people. We look forward to meeting you.
Wendy Glasper – the multi award winning champion of VI tennis – is back in Blackpool on Saturday (Jan 12) with more coaching sessions with Pete Hamadi, resident coach of South Shore Lawn Tennis Club. Several N-Vision service users mustered the nerve to try VI tennis last summer and thoroughly enjoyed it – and were [...]
Some of the very latest high-tech aids for local people who are blind or visually impaired are available to try at N-Vision, the Blackpool Fylde and Wyre Society for the Blind, on Friday (Jan 11) between 10am and 2pm in our main hall, Sharples Hall, at the centre at Bosworth Place, Squires Gate. The Assistive [...]
We are holding a Low Vision Clinic in Garstang Medical Practice on Wednesday 5th December. Stephanie Beasley, Brian Casey and Nick Hamlett from Associated Optical will be conducting low vision assessments and providing general low vision advice/support. Nick is also bringing a sample of the electronic aids which Associated Optical sell. This is the first [...]
• N-Vision Exhibition – Friday 28th September 10 – 4pm – Sharples Hall • N-Vision Volunteers Lunch – Thursday 4th October – Sharples Hall • Living with AMD event - Tuesday 9th October - 10.30am - 3pm - Joint event with the Macular Society – at the United Reformed Church in Lytham St Annes. Talks [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
COME AND SEE THE MAGIC!! N-Vision: Blackpool Fylde and Wyre Society For The Blind “ Look at the Past and Learn for the Future” Reminiscence Project We invite you to come and meet the project lead Helen Boone and learn about our Lottery funded Reminiscence Project, at:- The Princess Alexandra Home Bosworth Place Blackpool On:- [...]
Our volunteers will be holding two collection days at the Sainsbury's store in St Annes on Friday 7th July and Saturday 8th July. If you are shopping in store on those days please come along and say hello to our volunteers. You will see our large N-Vision banner so you can't miss us, we'll be delighted to meet you. [...]