Dwight McKenzie to leave Optical Confederation

15 July 2016

Dwight Mckenzie has left his role as the IT Policy Officer for the Optical Confederation this week, taking up a new job in local government.

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Sight campaigners demand urgent overhaul of services for people with learning disabilities

12 July 2016

Eye health experts have called for a national scheme of longer, tailored sight tests for people with learning disabilities who are more likely to suffer problems or need glasses.

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Response to articles in Optician, 'Standing up for what is right' and 'Capita's failure to pay contractors has reached the point of scandal'

12 July 2016

Optical Confederation and LOCSU response to articles published in Optician regarding late payments from capita

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Call for new national programme of free sight tests for all people with learning disabilities

4 July 2016

In a report launched in parliament tomorrow (Tuesday 5th July) national disability charity SeeAbility will say NHS England’s national sight testing and funding system is letting down the one million people with learning disabilities in England.

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