How sight loss advisers help

Sight loss advisers support people recently diagnosed with sight lossWe know that losing your sight can be frightening. Sight loss advisers are there so you don’t have to face this life-changing event alone.

Who are sight loss advisers?

Sight loss advisers are there to talk about what sight loss means for you. A sight loss adviser can:

  • Answer your questions on how your everyday life can change and put you in touch with services that can help you
  • Provide emotional support at a pace which is comfortable for you
  • Help prevent avoidable sight loss by talking through treatment options and medication
  • Support your loved ones by talking through any questions they might have

Where can I find a sight loss adviser?

The link below will open up a list of hospitals in the UK which have sight loss advisers:

What if my local hospital doesn't have a sight loss adviser?

Call our Helpline on 0303 123 9999

We'll be able to listen to your situation and provide you with the help you need. We're here to  answer your call Monday to Friday 8.45pm to 5.30pm. 

If you need us outside these times just leave us a message and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

The difference a sight loss adviser makes

Sarah shares her story and explains how a sight loss adviser made a difference at a critical time in her life.

Sarah tells us about the day that she lost her sight