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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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    Standing Committees

    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

Applications Open For Round Two Of Transform Foundation’s Charity Website Grant Programme

28 April 2017

The ‘Q2’ round of the Transform Foundation’s 2017 Charity Website Grant Programme is officially open.

Upcoming Events

WESC Annual International Conference

Thursday 4 May 2017
WESC Foundation is pleased to announce that we are now taking bookings for our Annual International Visual Impairment Conference.
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Podcasts

Latest Podcast:

John Welsman, Strategy and Research Policy Team, Guide Dogs, speaks to Simon Labbett, Chair of the Rehabilitation Workers’ Professional Network. Simon gives listeners an understanding of Rehabilitation.

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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
An estimated 25,000 children in Britain are blind or partially sighted

Recent Resources

25
Apr

VISION 2020 UK supports the SeeAbility response to Child Vision Screening resources consultation

VISION 2020 UK supports the SeeAbility response to Child Vision Screening resources consultation
10
Apr

Notes and presentation from the Chairs of VISION 2020 UK Committees Meeting, 31/01/17

Notes and presentation from the Chairs of VISION 2020 UK Committees Meeting, 31/01/17  
4
Apr

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists publishes its suite of patient information documents and its ‘Professional Standards for Refractive Surgery’.

Experienced refractive surgeons collaborate to deliver new guidance and recommendations to improve refractive surgery standards and patient care High quality

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