Congratulations to Amanda Reed, Chief Executive of Walsall Society for the Blind, who became Chairman of The Talking News Federation at the TNF Annual Conference at the weekend (1 & 2 October 2016). TNF is an umbrella organisation that represents the interests of local Talking Newspapers in the UK and was formed specifically: To provide [...]
Along with Beach week celebrations, came the thrill of our very own WSB Olympics. We had a fabulous time and with the wonderful weather, we were as hot as Rio!! Among the many events were olympic skittles, hoopla and Bean bag target throwing!! Everyone was a winner, pictured are our contestants with their well [...]
If you need any advice, information or support, for yourself or someone you know, please do get in touch, there is a variety of information to assist you and our friendly team are on hand to answer any questions you may have. Maybe you know someone who would like to receive our free talking [...]
In recognition of American Independence Day, 4th July, we have been in fine voice, singing The Star-Spangled Banner, and have been testing everyone's knowledge with our America Facts Quiz.
Many thanks to the trainees at BT Walsall, for raising funds to support the Society. They held events, which included a bake sale and playing ping pong. We all appreciate your support, thank you.
Come along and see the amazing work that the community and voluntary sector do in the Walsall Borough. We are at the event providing information on a wide variety of topics, come and meet us at Walsall Football Club.
Ascot week preparations are in full swing, the room is set, the bunting is up and were all ready for some fun and a little flutter with funny money. Our winner of the day winning £3200.00 of pretend funny money was Beryl, well done Beryl on picking the best of the donkeys. [...]
With thanks to Greengrocers Nigel Povey and the team for their donation of flowers for our flower baskets. They look beautiful
Annual Review 2014 -2015
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Volunteers' week is an annual event which starts at the beginning of June. It celebrates the contribution made by millions across the UK and is run by NCVO in partnership with Volunteer Development Scotland, Volunteer Now (Northern Ireland) and Wales Council for Voluntary Action. Our inspirational volunteers at Walsall Society for the Blind [...]
Today we say Happy Retirement and goodbye to our fabulous Community Officer Dilys. After 17 1/2 years with the Society, we say a teary farewell, to the legend we all call our friend click this link now. We will all miss her dearly. Love and best wishes Dilys, from Clients, Volunteers and Staff.
WTN Is yours to listen to each and every week of the year, it is filled with community news, special features, the fabulous 'Whats on Spot' keeping you up to date with everything happening in your local area, plus the wonderful interactive 'Reach Out' dedicated to our listeners. Monthly Magazine Service Offers you favourites such [...]
Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th July 2016 Are you interested in the latest technology, equipment and support services available to people who are blind or partially sighted? If you or a family member have a visual impairment, it could be of great help to visit the show. Doors will be open from 10.00 am to [...]
Cheque presentation from the Bloxwich Royal Naval Association Branch, to Chief Executive Officer of Walsall Society for the Blind, Amanda Reed. We are extremely honoured to have been chosen as Local Charity for this year, by the Bloxwich R.N.A. Branch. Their first event held in aid of the Society was a Charity evening [...]
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