Entries by Cheryl Sugarman

Message from our Chair of trustee’s and CEO

Message from Iris Evans, Chair of Trustees and Gary Hyams, CEO, to all Support 4 Sight volunteers, members and service users. Following on from the recent Town Hall Meeting please see below further details regarding the closure of the Support 4 Sight George Street Resource Centre and Café S4S. The Centre was formally closed on 14th February. […]

A Dark Canteen

Support 4 Sight are proud to collaborate with Chelmsford’s celebrated independent restaurant A Canteen by hosting a ‘Dining in the Dark’ experience to raise awareness and funds. Diners will have the opportunity to be blindfolded throughout the whole of the evening whilst enjoying an incredible 3 course meal put together specially for this unique event. […]

Taproom Takeover

Redchurch Brewery will be hosting a charity tap take over in partnership of Support 4 Sight. FREE ADMISSION, MUSIC, BOOZY RAFFLE AND 11 BEERS ON DRAFT TO CHOOSE FROM! WHERE – 53/54 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 0JA **25 pence of every pint sold will go towards Support 4 Sight assisting those with sight loss, […]

Statement from Support 4 Sight regarding Saffron Walden

Support 4 Sight a charity that supports blind and partially sighted people based in Saffron Walden has announced a restructuring and will be relocating from its existing premises in the next few weeks after concluding that it was no longer viable to support its Resource Centre and offices in Saffron Walden. “Following changes to available […]

Christmas Hampers Raffle

How would you like a chance to win one of these amazing hampers! This year we have an impressive 5, yes that’s right 5 hampers to be won! There is also 3 runner up prizes.  If you would like to win one of these beauty’s then pop into our resource centres or coffee mornings to […]

Music Through the Years Quiz Night

Are you one of those people who can hear a song and know who sung it, what it is called and when it was released? Then we have just the thing for you! Come join us on 30th November for our Music through the years quiz, tickets are £12.50 each and come with either fish […]

Meet our Swim Serpentine team!

We are back again this year in the Swim Serpentine and we are so lucky to see some faces from last year as well as new ones.  We wish all the swimmers luck and if you would like to make a donation here are their fundraising pages:   Jo Long – https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/JoLong6 Vicky Malmsjo – https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/VickyMalmsjo Zowie […]

Community Fun Day

Dont forget this Saturday is our greatly anticipated Community Fun Day! There will be story telling, face painting, raffles, games and lots more! If you are looking for something to do with the kids this weekend, why not pop down!

Facebook Birthday

Is it your birthday soon? Donate your birthday on Facebook and give the gift of help and support to the visually impaired community. Reaching a birthday fundraiser target of just £150 could fund our Eye Clinic Liaison Officer in one of our hospital eye clinics to give help, support and guidance to the recently diagnosed […]

Brits are in the dark

New research released today reveals that over half of Brits (53%) do not get their eyes tested every two years as recommended, and just over 1 in 10 (11%) can’t remember the last time they went to the optician. This is despite 45% of those surveyed listing sight as their most valuable sense. The survey […]

London to Cambridge Bike Ride

Here is a list of all our cyclists and their donation pages.  We wish our Support 4 Sight Hero’s the best of luck and thank you so much in giving your time and energy to raise funds and help us continue to do what we do! Ciaran and Darren – https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/CiaranGilligan David Evans Alex Freeman – https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alex-freeman8 […]

CSVU’s Making A Difference Awards

Saturday 22nd June, Support 4 Sight won the award from the Council for Voluntary Services Uttlesford for “Organisation Making a Significant Contribution to the lives of those Living in Uttlesford” This was a great achievement for the Charity. Our staff and volunteers work tirelessly each day with the hope of making the lives of those with […]