Sammi receiving her award!

Sammi is ‘Most Improved Rider 2016’!

7 December 2016

Congratulations to WESC learner Sammi who was presented with an award and certificate for ‘Most Improved Rider 2016’ at Riding for the Disabled yesterday.  Sammi has been riding Will, the horse, for a while now and along with the benef...

Charity shop assistant Maria standing outside new Social Enterprise Charity Shop!

St Thomas gets an extra boost by WESC opening new charity shop!

1 December 2016

WESC Foundation – The Specialist Centre for Visual Impairment is proud to announce the opening of their sixth Social Enterprise Charity Shop in Cowick Street, St Thomas on Saturday 26 November 2016. The St Thomas Social Enterprise is much...

Tom and his very calm driving instructor. Well done Tom!

Tom raises money for WESC by Blind Driving!

25 November 2016

Yesterday a former WESC Foundation student, Tom, who now is a dedicated volunteer, took to the roads to have his first driving lesson in a car to raise money for WESC Foundation. Tom was in the capable hands of the driving instructor from D...

Aspiring journalist Samia getting to grips with how the studio works!

WESC’s VI Radio students explore BBC Radio 1 Xtra

17 November 2016

As part of their NCFE Radio Production course a group of six WESC learners and five staff visited the bright lights of London last week to have a tour and speak to the presenters at BBC Radio 1 Xtra! Read all about the trip through WESC lea...


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Everybody has something to offer WESC, so I would strongly recommend anyone thinking about volunteering to come to meet the children and staff and find out how they can contribute. If you have a gap in your life or you’d like to learn a new skill or meet like-minded people, then please come and join us!

Angie, Volunteer - at WESC Foundation