Carers Circles

Over the last few years Community Circles have worked in both extra care and local communities to bring people together around shared interests. Focussing on what matters most to people, exploring their life histories, and then planning with them if and how they would...

Small Spark to Bright Idea

It’s amazing what you can discover in your own home when you’re stuck there for over 12 months. For me it was a collection of Roald Dahl books from my childhood, hidden away on a high shelf gathering dust. One afternoon, after I’d had my fill of zoom calls, my daily...

The 2 Hour Club

I love nattering and the wide variety of conversations you can have with people; from putting the world to rights with the postman on an early dog walk, to chatting at the bar with someone because you’re both wearing a James t-shirt on the way to a gig or just a...

Thriving People, Connected Places

Realising the Potential of Extra Care Housing An online course delivered through 9 weekly sessions. Dates: From May through to July 2021 What will you learn? Following this course you can get started making a difference...

Karen’s Lockdown Story

Volunteer Karen has been with Sight Advice for 2 years, which in comparison to a lot of our volunteers, is a relatively short time. Karen, however, is a multi-tasker and has made a big impression in her time with us. Karen hosts outreach sessions, as well as helping...