Volunteers celebrated at awards

Volunteers celebrated at awards

Almost 300 volunteers who support the Black Country’s leading sight loss charity The Beacon Centre have been honoured for their dedication at a special ceremony. A total of 290 volunteers ranging in age from 16 to over 90 have provided an amazing 50,000 hours...

Volunteer celebration 2017

Almost 300 volunteers who support the Black Country’s leading sight loss charity The Beacon Centre have been honoured for their dedication at a special ceremony. A total of 290 volunteers ranging in age from 16 to over 90 have provided an amazing 50,000 hours...
Volunteering has given me a new lease of life

Volunteering has given me a new lease of life

My name is Barbara and I came to the Beacon Centre sight loss charity through Dudley Mind as a service user in May 2016 after recently being diagnosed with Macular degeneration and Glaucoma. It got me out the house and helped me to gain confidence to be around other...

New employment project to launch in Staffordshire

A project that helps those living with sight loss in Staffordshire to find work and improve their lives has been awarded £144,000. The Beacon Centre, the area’s leading sight loss charity, has been awarded the funding from the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social...
JW Hunt Cup Final

JW Hunt Cup Final

The 91st JW Hunt Cup Final is to be held at Molineux on May 23rd and will once again be raising money in aid of the Black Country’s leading sight loss charity, The Beacon Centre. The historic competition was first established in 1926 and since then has always...