Exciting New Vacancy

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Devon in Sight for a Community Sight Loss Adviser. As our Community Sight Loss Adviser you will take a lead role in developing and providing our Information, Advice and Guidance Service which aims to improve access to a range of holistic advice and support services for people with sight loss across […]

Seeing in the New Year 2019

Make having an eye test one of your New Year resolutions…it could save your sight! Fifty per cent of sight loss in the UK is avoidable! It’s easy to neglect your eyes because our eyes rarely hurt when something is wrong with them, so having regular eye tests is important to help detect potentially harmful […]

Honiton and District Lions Club

We were very fortunate to be presented with a cheque from the Honiton & District Lions Club this week. We’d like to say a big THANK YOU to the Honiton and District Lions club and all their members who donated £500 for our Community Support Service in East Devon. Tracey our Community Support Worker in […]

Totnes Sight Loss Event

What a great turn out for the Sight Loss event we held at Rushbrook Centre in Totnes this Thursday all the more fabulous because of the absolutely atrocious weather conditions. We had a great range of speakers that included Joanna Parsons who talked about her early experience of sight loss at an early age and […]

Big Thank you to the Coop

We were very fortunate to be selected as one of the Charities of the Year for the Co-operative stores in St Mary Church and Ilsham, Torquay this year. We’d like to say a big THANK YOU to the Co-op and all their customers who raised £7331.11 for our Community Support Service in Torbay and South Devon. […]

Free Sight Loss Event

Sight Loss Event in Totnes Thursday the 29th November 2018 from 1pm to 4pm At The Rushbrook Centre (next to Totnes hospital) Station Road Totnes TQ9 5HW Drop-off and pick-up only at this venue: long stay parking is available nearby by at Pavilion car park Borough Park Road TQ9 5HW. We have the following Guest Speakers […]

We have moved offices

We have now moved from Station House to a new office in Kennford, just outside Exeter. New Address Devon in Sight Splatford Barton Kennford Exeter EX6 7XY Our services continue as normal, with the majority being provided from community hubs across the county by our Community Support Team which includes Cathy, Margaret, Rebecca and Tracey. […]

Experiences of Living with Visual Impairment

Matching Income with needs Devon in Sight were pleased to be involved in this research carried out by Department of Social Sciences Loughborough University in partnership with Thomas Pocklington Trust. This reasearch explores the experiences of visually impaired people who are living on a low income and how they meet their needs. It follows a […]

Devon in Sight’s team reach new heights!

Today Devon in Sight’s CEO Grahame Flynn and Community Support Worker Margaret Vickers have completed a 15,000 feet sky dive to raise funds for Devon in Sight. It’s still not too late to support Jump for Sight 2018… To sponsor Grahame visit…. https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/GrahameFlynn To sponsor Margaret visit…. https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/MargaretVickers1

Jump for Sight 2018

On Friday Devon in Sight’s CEO Grahame Flynn and Community Support Worker Margaret Vickers will be completing a 15,000 feet sky dive to raise funds for Devon in Sight. To sponsor Grahame visit…. https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/GrahameFlynn To sponsor Margaret visit…. https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/MargaretVickers1