Sharon and Lewis shaking hands outside James Bryan Opticians with Seymour the dog mascot in the middle

James Bryan Opticians are delighted to be supporting local charity, Support 4 Sight, to raise much needed funds. The partnership will raise awareness of the importance of eye health in the local community, as well as support people with sight loss across Chelmsford and surrounding areas.


James Bryan, independent opticians in the heart of Chelmsford, have been caring for the eyes of the local community for many years and aim to provide exceptional eyecare and eyewear for all patients, regardless of their age or needs.

Support 4 Sight, with its base at Age Concern, Cottage Place, Chelmsford, is a charity that supports anyone across west Essex experiencing or concerned about sight loss.

To launch this partnership Support 4 Sight will be demonstrating a range of low vision equipment at James Bryan Opticians on June 10th and 11th.

Lewis Mitchell, James Bryan Opticians said, “We have been looking at supporting a local charity and we are delighted to be working with Support 4 Sight!  It’s great to be able to work with a charity who understands the needs of our patients experiencing low vision and can support them with this through their level of expertise! We are looking forward to a great relationship being forged for years to come.”

Sharon Schaffer, CEO of Support 4 Sight, said, “It is important to us that we are able to have a trusted optician that understands low vision and the needs of our members. We are looking forward to working with James Bryan to raise awareness of the importance of eye health and to generate much needed and most welcome funds for our cause.”

For more information please contact:

Masuma Ali, Community Fundraiser Support 4 Sight:

Lewis Mitchell, James Bryan Optician: