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    Vision UK

    We are excited to be working with the UK Vision Strategy and England Vision Strategy teams to form ‘Vision UK’, a new collaborative organisation to increase the work with partners from across the eye health and sight loss sectors and beyond.

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    Who are we?

    VISION 2020 UK leads collaboration between organisations in the eye health and sight loss sector.

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    What do we do?

    VISION 2020 UK provides a unified response on key issues affecting blind and partially sighted people.

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    What is the global initiative?

    VISION 2020 UK is part of the IAPB and WHO global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness.

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Latest News

Macular Society annual conference tickets now on sale

14 July 2017

The conference will give people with macular degeneration the chance to find out about the latest developments in treating their condition.

Upcoming Events

Macular Society annual conference

Saturday 16 Sep 2017
The conference will give people with macular degeneration the chance to find out about the latest developments in treating their condition. They will also be able to hear from researchers on current medical trials.
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Podcasts

Latest Podcast:

John Welsman, Strategy and Research Policy Team, Guide Dogs, speaks to Sir Andrew Dillon, Chief Executive, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). Sir Andrew gives listeners an understanding of the work of NICE and their committees.

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VISION 2020 UK provides a weekly newsletter to subscribers interested in eye health and sight loss issues. The newsletter covers topical news stories from VISION 2020 UK and our members, research, professional insight, events and vacancies within the sector.

Starting Point

A guide for parents and carers whose child has a vision impairment.

This information introduces you to the help and support you may want as the parents and carers of a child with a vision impairment.

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Starting Point
Two-thirds of registered blind and partially sighted people of working age are not in paid employment

Recent Resources

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Jul

VISION 2020 UK response to the NICE Glaucoma (update) Consultation on draft guideline

VISION 2020 UK response to the NICE Glaucoma (update) Consultation on draft guideline 04/07/17
4
Jul

VISION 2020 UK response to the NICE Cataracts in adults: management Consultation

VISION 2020 UK response to the NICE Cataracts in adults: management Consultation 23/06/17  
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Jul

Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Dementia & Sight Loss Committee 05/07/17

Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Dementia & Sight Loss Committee meeting 05/07/17  

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