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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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    VISION 2020 UK brings together decision makers in the eye health and sight loss sector.

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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

Honey Rose sentence hearing: AOP media statement: Suspended sentence

26 August 2016

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is aware that AOP member Ms Honey Rose was today given a two-year suspended sentence in the case of Vincent Barker.

Upcoming Events

Wiltshire Sight: Sight Expo 2016

Tuesday 6 Sep 2016
Wiltshire Sight have arranged “Sight Expo 2016” – an all-in-one sight loss event
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Featured Member

WESC Foundation

WESC FoundationThe WESC Foundation is a specialist day and residential centre offering a unique experience for young people and adults with visual impairment including complex needs.

email: info@wescfoundation.ac.uk
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An estimated 25,000 children in Britain are blind or partially sighted

Recent Resources

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Aug

Journal: Health Services and Delivery Research, NIHR: Comorbidity and dementia: a mixed-method study on improving health care for people with dementia (CoDem)

Authors: Bunn F, Burn A-M, Goodman C, Robinson L, Rait G, Norton S, Bennett H, Poole M, Schoeman J, Brayne
22
Aug

Videos of the presentations from the VISION 2020 UK Dementia and Sight loss Day 19/07/16

The Videos of the presentations from the VISION 2020 UK Dementia and Sight loss Day in collaboration with Health Education
15
Aug

RNIB: Evidence-based review for people of working age

The RNIB have recently updated their Evidence-based review for people of working age and in addition have produced versions for

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