Introducing the Bristol Sight Loss Council

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Are You Interested in Improving the Lives of Blind and Partially Sighted People in Bristol?

The Thomas Pocklington Trust are launching the brand-new Bristol Sight Loss Council following the success of other Sight Loss Councils across the country.  

What is a Sight Loss Council?


Sight Loss Councils are made up of volunteers who themselves are blind or partially sighted. Members work to tackle local issues, working with public, private and voluntary organisations to improve and support their services and make them more accessible.


The Trust believe blind and partially sighted people are best suited to work with organisations to enable them to better understand the needs and improve the lives of people with sight loss.

Bristol Sight Loss Council Launch Event

The Trust are holding an event to launch the Sight Loss Council in Bristol on Thursday 28th March 2019 from 11.00 am till 2.00 pm (lunch is included). The venue is The Southville Centre, Beauley Road, Bristol, BS3 1QG

Are you the kind of person the Bristol Sight Loss Council is looking for?

The BSLC need people who have:

• An interest in the issues that affect people with sight loss
• A desire to advocate about issues of common concern
• Excellent communication skills
• A track record of being reliable, punctual and committed
• The ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Over 18 years old 

Find out More!

For more information or to book a place at the event please contact:


Alun Davies
Engagement Manager

Telephone no: 07779 169019

Email: alun.davies@pocklington-trust.org.uk
Website: www.sightlosscouncil.org.uk

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