Activities & Events

Correspondence Reading and Form Filling Service

Do you need help reading correspondence or form filling, but are unable to visit our Colchester Sight Centre? We have friendly and knowledgeable volunteers who can visit you at home to help. They are fully DBS checked and you are assured confidentiality at all times. The service is free, but must be booked in advance and is subject to availability of volunteers and location.

Details

  • Colchester and surrounding area
  • FREE
  • By appointment only
  • By appointment only

Coffee and Chat

Our regular social is a chance to chat with other visually impaired people and their families and carers. For just £1 you can have tea or coffee, biscuits and our friendly volunteers are on hand to help and can provide information and resources. Colchester Social Tuesdays 10 - 12pm at the Colchester Sight Centre Clacton Social at Thursdays 1-3pm at CADOWS

Details

  • Colchester Sight Centre
  • Every Tuesday
  • 10-12 am

“i” Clinic

Have you got an iPad or iPhone and don't make full use of it? We can offer a 1:1 session with our expert who can show you how to get the most out of your gadget. This service is for Apple I products only and must be booked in advance.

Details

  • Colchester Sight Centre
  • Tuesdays
  • 10am until 12 noon (by appointment only)

Knitwits

Like to knit or crochet? Our knitting group meets on the first Thursday of each month 10am until 12noon at our Colchester Sight Centre. Bring your own project or knit for charity. All abilities welcome. We have magnifiers and large print patterns to help you.

Details

  • Colchester Sight Centre
  • 1st Thursday of month
  • 10am - 12 noon

Audio Book Group Brentwood

New members are always welcome. Books are available on CD and in large print

Details

  • Brentwood Library
  • 2nd Monday of each month
  • 1.30-2.30pm