Macclesfield Eye Society News


Client talks to Cllr Harewood-Jones



Thank you so much to everyone who helped to make Vision Day such a success on 8th July!  We were delighted to have over 30 organisations in attendance, with over 150 people including the Mayor of Macclesfield, Cllr Alift Harewood-Jones, and local MP, David Rutley.  Click here for the full press release.




Assistive Technology Appointments

From February 2016 we have been hosting an appointment based system at the Resource Centre for one-to-one sessions with an expert in ‘assistive technology’.

In these 60 minute appointments you are able to discuss all kinds of electronic magnification devices and other helpful gadgets, and see first hand how technology might help you with reading or daily living.  More information here, or to book an appointment please call the office on 01625 422602.


Spring Magnify Magazine Front


The latest edition of our brand new Magnify Magazine quarterly newsletter is available for download.

Click here for a link to the Magnify Magazine page where you can download PDF or Text Only versions of the Spring 2016 edition, listen to the audio, or get in touch to request an audio format, braille or large print copy.




Macclesfield Eye Society (Macclesfield Society for the Blind) is an independent, registered Charity, which was established in 1875. The Society enables people affected by sight loss to lead fulfilling lives at work, at home and in the community.



Resource Centre Open Hours:
Monday – Friday:  9am – 1:30pm

Office Tel: 01625 422602