Our Vision is a society where blind and partially sighted people can participate fully
In this video Mervyn Williamson, Chairman of Thomas Pocklington Trust outlines the charity's mission, purpose and strategy.
Our mission and purpose are to support blind and partially sighted people of all ages to live the life they want to lead.
Our values define everything we do:
Making a difference: The lives of blind and partially sighted people are better because of what we do.
Working in partnership: We work collaboratively together and with all our partners and stakeholders.
Respect: We treat people the way we would like to be treated.
Quality: We set clear goals and high standards and work efficiently and effectively to achieve them.
Participation: We place the participation of blind and partially sighted people at the heart of everything we do.
Our strategic priorities are to increase awareness and understanding of the needs and aspirations of blind and partially sighted people. We are committed to working with partners and developing and implementing activities and services which meet these needs to increase independence and improve lives. These include:
Our strategy places emphasis on education, employment and engagement to support blind and partially sighted people to live the life they want to lead.
With our focus on Education, Employment and Engagement, we work with partners, support grant applications that reflect our core strategy and implement activities and services to increase independence and improve the lives of blind and partially sighted people.
Read our annual reports, including our financial performance, strategic objectives, and overall charity performance.