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Halifax Society for the Blind Open New Centre

Halifax Society for the Blind opened their new Sight Centre last Friday. Here’s the official ceremony conducted by the Society’s Chief Officer, Pete Hoey, and Calderdale mayor, Dot Foster. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdqH9Xzn1LI Chief Officer Pete Hoey also shared with us an article outlining the changes the society has recently undergone and its plans for the future: Halifax … Continue reading Halifax Society for the Blind Open New Centre

Bus Station Plans – Accessibility Workshop Feedback

West Yorkshire Combined Authority have just launched their public consultation on their plans for the redevelopment of Halifax Bus Station. Disability Partnership Calderdale were involved in a preliminary consultation stage, alongside a range of representatives of disability groups and organisations, late last year and fed back on the plans. The notes below the map image … Continue reading Bus Station Plans – Accessibility Workshop Feedback

Open Meeting 28 January 2020 – Hearing and Sight Impairments

Our Open Meeting on January 28th 2020 is themed around supporting people with hearing and sight impairments. We have a number of guest speakers who will make short presentations and who will also be available after the meeting, for anyone who wants to chat to them. The Main Presenters Halifax Society For The Blind: one … Continue reading Open Meeting 28 January 2020 – Hearing and Sight Impairments