Magpie News – Spring 2024

The header of the Spring 2024 edition of Magpie News featuring a magpie in flight, the Vision Norfolk logo and the text "Magpie News - Spring 2024, Welcome to the Spring 2024 edition of Magpie News with updates from Vision Norfolk, your local sight loss charity".

The spring 2023 edition of Magpie News has been published, featuring a round-up of our events and activities around the county as well as some of the latest equipment and Vision Norfolk news.

Job Opportunity: Part-time Volunteer Engagement Coordinator

The blue, purple and pink Vision Norfolk logo with a graphic of an eye over the top

You will manage, motivate, inspire, and lead a team of dedicated volunteers to maintain the highest standards of quality and deliver innovative new initiatives which enhance the lives of vision impaired people and their family, friends and carers across Norfolk.

Job Opportunity: Temporary Support Worker – Great Yarmouth

The blue, purple and pink Vision Norfolk logo with a graphic of an eye over the top

Are you personable, supportive, comfortable around dogs and enjoy working on a one to one basis? We are looking for a Temporary Support Worker to work alongside our vision impaired Hub Coordinator to empower them to fulfil their role in Great Yarmouth.

Norwich Arts and Crafts Group Christmas Display

The latch hook rug using red pompoms to spell out the words"Merry Christmas". The art display is completed with a Santa hanging from the bottom, angels at the top corners, baubles and labels.

The Norwich Arts and Crafts Group has a Christmas creation on display in our Norwich Hub complete with pompoms on a latch hook rug, a crochet guide dog in a hot air balloon and even hidden sound buttons.

Magpie News – Winter 2023

The graphic that appears at the top of the Magpie News consisiting of a a snowy red buble, a magpie, the Vision Norfolk logo and the text "Happy Holidays from Vision Norfolk, Magpie News Winter 2023".

The winter 2023 edition of Magpie News has been published, featuring a round-up of our events and activities around the county as well as some of the latest equipment and Vision Norfolk news.

2024 Christmas Art Competition

A table with four hand made holiday cards. One says "Joy! Peaceful" with a white rabit and snow. Another says "let it snow" with snow and a bus. The other two are ownly partly visable, one says "Merry Christmas" and the other has a reindeer. The table also has art supplies and two hands that appear to be working on the cards.

We will be accepting entries for the 2024 Christmas Art Competition from 1st December 2023 until 29th February 2024 for the possibility of featuring your artwork on our charity Christmas cards!

World Sight Day 2023 – A Year in Review

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We are celebrating World Sight Day by holding our Annual Public Meeting and releasing our Annual Review for 2022 – 2023 featuring statements from our Chair of Trustees, Chief Executive, an introduction to our new 5 year strategy and a review of our financial year.

Writing Wednesday – A Fun Day

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Throughout the month of Septemeber we will showcasing some of the work created by the Vision Norfolk Creative Writing Group. This week we have the piece ‘A Fun Day’ by Judith Manning.

Writing Wednesday – Dementional Dogma-tactics

Close up of the keyboard of a gray typewriter.

Throughout the month of Septemeber we will showcasing some of the work created by the Vision Norfolk Creative Writing Group. This week we have the piece ‘Dementional Dogma-tactics’ by David Foulds.