Update on Vision UK

4 August 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

VISION 2020 UK is excited to be working with others across the sector 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. Vision UK will support the delivery of a new collaborative ambition for change across the eye health and sight loss sectors. It

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VISION 2020 UK and Health Education England host a conference on the impact of visual impairment on health, wealth & jobs – taking a person-centred approach to wellbeing.

2 August 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK, West Midlands Local Eye Health Network, Health Education England in the West Midlands

                  Nearly 100 delegates from the vision impaired, public health, eye health and commissioning sectors attended a multidisciplinary conference taking place alongside Site Village the UK’s premier exhibition for blind and partially-sighted people. The aim of the conference was to highlight the issues of sight loss, employment and wellbeing.  The day featured

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VISION 2020 UK – Pathway for Children and Young People (0 to 25 years) with Vision Impairment, and their Families

13 June 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

The VISION 2020 UK Pathway for Children and Young People with vision impairment is a best practice, generic pathway that requires health, social care, education and the voluntary sector to work collaboratively to meet the needs of the child / young person and family.

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7: Rachel Pilling, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals/ VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Committee

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1 June 2017

John Welsman, Strategy and Research Policy Team, Guide Dogs, speaks to Rachel Pilling, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals/ VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Committee. Rachel gives listeners an understanding of the issues around learning disability and vision impairment.

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6: Jenny Cook, Head of Strategy and Research, Guide Dogs & Chair VISION 2020 UK Children & Young People with a Vision Impairment Committee

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4 May 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

John Welsman, Strategy and Research Policy Team, Guide Dogs, speaks to Jenny Cook, Head of Strategy and Research, Guide Dogs & Chair VISION 2020 UK Children & Young People with a Vision Impairment Committee. Jenny gives listeners an understanding of the issues around Children with vision impairment.

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VISION 2020 UK launches Welsh Pathway for Children and Young People

26 April 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

VISION 2020 UK, the umbrella organisation which leads collaboration in eye health and sight loss, has today begun hosting the All-Wales Integrated Pathway for Children and Young People (0 to 25 years) with Vision Impairment, and their Families.

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