Sight loss advisers news
- EnglishCampaigners and sight loss charities participated in a round table event on the campaign to get a sight loss adviser in Basingstoke.Representatives from the local societies, Guide Dogs and Action for Blind People met earlier this month to discuss the real need for support when people are told they are losing their sight.
RNIB and Action for Blind People held a successful roundtable event in Truro this week to promote the #SeeTheNeed campaign to secure more sight loss adviser posts across the country.
Campaigners in Norfolk have long called for qualified sight loss adviser in the County’s eye clinics, to support work by existing local society volunteers.
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We have great news! After continued campaigning, this month King’s Hospital in Denmark Hill based in South East London, are introducing a sight loss adviser service to their eye department.