Wales Eyecare Conference 2017 – presentations now available

27 September 2017
Source: Wales Council of the Blind

The presentations from the Wales Eyecare Conference on 20th September 2017 are now available. You can access them on the Conference website HERE The nature of many of these presentations makes them difficult to access for some readers. WCB apologise for this. If anything is of particular interest but cannot be accessed for any reason, please contact richard@wcb-ccd.org.uk to see

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Shared Statistics 2017

14 September 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Social Research Committee/RNIB

Please find attached the sight loss statistics key messages postcard which has been reviewed by the VISION 2020 UK Social Research Committee.  Please feel free to use these updated statistics so that we are all speaking as one voice.   

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APDF-ENG170302 VISION 2020 UK Postcard-v01
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VISION 2020 UK Shared Stats Postcard
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Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Ophthalmic Public Health Committee Meeting 13 September 2017.

13 September 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Ophthalmic Public Health Committee

Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Ophthalmic Public Health Committee Meeting 13 September 2017.  

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Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 13 Sept 2017
Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 13 Sept 2017
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 090517
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 090517
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 130917
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, 130917
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Attach 4 - ToR For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, Jun 2017
Attach 4 - ToR For VISION 2020 UK OPHC, Jun 2017
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Attach 5 - FINAL VISION 2020 UK - Beyond 2020 Results Of Prioritising Research Questions Oct 16
Attach 5 - FINAL VISION 2020 UK - Beyond 2020 Results Of Prioritising Research Questions Oct 16
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Attach 6 - Rahi J-2016
Attach 6 - Rahi J-2016
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Attach 7 -Shickle D-2017
Attach 7 -Shickle D-2017
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Attach 8 - Scotland Community Eye Care Review
Attach 8 - Scotland Community Eye Care Review
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Attach 9 - DEP-Annual-Report-2016
Attach 9 - DEP-Annual-Report-2016
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Attach 10 - Sight Test Ph Survey-NI-2017
Attach 10 - Sight Test Ph Survey-NI-2017
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Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Learning Disabilities Committee Meeting 06/09/17

5 September 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Learning Disabilities Committee

Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Learning Disabilities Committee Meeting 06/09/17 Please find attached the updated papers (minor change to Attachment 4 – Workplan) for tomorrow’s meeting of the VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Committee, the details of which are as follows:  

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Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Learning Disabilities Cmte, 060917
Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Learning Disabilities Cmte, 060917
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Cmte, 060617
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Cmte, 060617
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Cmte, 060917
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Cmte, 060917
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Attach 4 - VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Workplan 2017-18 V3 RP+MBr+JB 050917
Attach 4 - VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Workplan 2017-18 V3 RP+MBr+JB 050917
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Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Committee 04/09/17

5 September 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Committee

Papers for the VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Committee 04/09/17  

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Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 040917
Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 040917
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Rehab & Low Vision Cmte, 080617
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Rehab & Low Vision Cmte, 080617
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Attach 3 - Action Log For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 040917
Attach 3 - Action Log For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 040917
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Attach 4 - Workplan For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte 2016-17 Revised July 2017
Attach 4 - Workplan For VISION 2020 UK Rehabilitation Cmte 2016-17 Revised July 2017
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VISION 2020 UK response to the European Accessibility Act (11/04/16)

15 August 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

Executive Summary   1 The EU and most of the Member States have ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN CRPD). As such they have committed to create a legislative framework for accessibility in line with Article 9 of the Convention. Accessibility is considered as a wide concept that includes the prevention and elimination of

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VISION 2020 UK Response To The European Accessibility Act (11.04.16)
VISION 2020 UK Response To The European Accessibility Act (11.04.16)

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VISION 2020 UK response to the Disability and the built environment inquiry 2016

15 August 2017

Response VISION 2020 UK is dedicated to the proposition that accessible environments are key to independence. However integrated accessibility, between different areas of the public realm is a non-negotiable. You could have an incredibly accessible building next to inaccessible transport links. VISION 2020 UK considers accessibility as a wide concept that includes the prevention and elimination of obstacles that pose

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CCEHC – Low vision, habilitation and rehabilitation framework for adults and children

9 August 2017
Source: CCEHC

Please find attached the Low vision, habilitation and rehabilitation framework for adults and children. It has been sent to all CCG Chairs, STP leads, LEHN Chairs and NHS England. It will be also sent to all local authorities in England. Also attached are the Primary eye care framework and the Community ophthalmology framework, together with a quick summary of all

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STP CCEHC Frameworks 2017 Summary
STP CCEHC Frameworks 2017 Summary
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Community Ophthalmology Framework
Community Ophthalmology Framework
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Low Vision Framework Final June 2017
Low Vision Framework Final June 2017
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Primary Eye Care Framework Final 1.0
Primary Eye Care Framework Final 1.0

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Guide Dogs: Scared Space Report

4 August 2017
Source: Guide Dogs

This report examines the results of a survey conducted by Guide Dogs into the experiences of all road users on shared surface versus traditional streets. The report reveals worrying statistics about the accessibility and usability of shared surface streets for all road users, but particularly those with a disability. Safety emerges as a key issue with 76% of respondents reporting

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