Social care professionals
Whether you work at a local authority, directly with older people or as part of a rehabilitation team, you are key to helping people newly diagnosed or living with sight loss to come to terms with their condition and help improve their quality of life.
Information and resources for social care professionals
This section offers information and resources that can help you improve your knowledge about the issues faced by people with sight loss. We also provide access to resources that can help you improve your services for those newly diagnosed or facing every day with an eye health condition.
- We have a number of resources for rehabilitation workers - including our Emotional Support Service, our Finding Your Feet programme and access to our Sightline Directory.
- We also have information about the latest research, news, policy, products and resources in relation to working with older people.
We have developed a number of national and regional services that support you as a Rehabilitation Worker.
Working with older people
If you work with older people, this section offers information about the latest research, news, policy, products and resources.
Our Evidence-based reviews look in some detail sight loss across people of different age groups.
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