MySight York is a thriving, independent, local charity working to help people with sight loss make confident choices about all aspects of their lives.

Our aim is to support people in York to live well with sight loss. Our experienced staff and friendly volunteers are always happy to help. You will find information about the organisation and the services we provide on this site. If you would like to know more about anything we do, or to talk to us about any aspect of sight loss, please telephone on the number above or visit our city centre premises. You will be assured of a warm welcome.


Breaking News

We are excited to announce that, following the redevelopment of Rougier Street, MySight York will be moving from its current premises at the end of July. From 1st August 2019 we will be opening our doors at our wonderful new building in the very centre of York: 14 Merchants Place, Merchantgate, York, YO1 9TU. We will be updating the website with latest news and full contact details as the move progresses. We look forward to welcoming you to our new home!



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Latest news

MySight York on the Move

Posted: Wednesday 3 July 2019 | Barbara Fairs

We will be moving to our new premises at 14 Merchant’s Place, Merchantgate, York, YO1 9TU at the end of July. We will not be running regular activities from 22nd July until the 5th August. The Equipment and Information Centre will close at 3pm on Thursday 18th July and re-open at 10am on Thursday 1st […]

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Our next event

Knit & Natter – Cancelled

10:30am–12:00pm, 23rd July 2019

A great group for anyone who has given up knitting because of failing eyesight. This group is fully supported by volunteers and we are currently producing cushions, hats, scarves, blankets and crochet handbags for our hospital stall. 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 10:30 – 12:00

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