Gifts in Wills help build skills for life
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the UK’s leading sight loss charity. Gifts in Wills make almost a third of its work possible, including practical and emotional support for blind and partially sighted people. When Debra Roffey, 51, attended RNIB’s Living Well with Sight Loss course, she gained the tools and support … Continued
Vision and Eye Health 2020
Eye experts are ready to see you
Eye tests are not always high on everyone’s agenda especially during these difficult times, but your local optician is open and ready to see you. Dr Andy Hepworth, who is an optician at lens supplier, Essilor, explains why it is so important to have an eye examination at least every two years. Often, people don’t … Continued
Vision and Eye Health 2020
Think blink! Blinking frequently will make your eyes more comfortable
Lots of our activity is now taking place on screens, from keeping in touch, through to collective worship and yoga sessions. Luckily, there’s no reason to be concerned about screen time if you have glaucoma or dry eye disease. How does the use of screens affect your eyesight, if at all? When you’re looking at … Continued