AOP listening service clocks up over 6500 minutes

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8 May 2019
Source: Association of Optometrists

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) Peer Support Line is marking its two-year anniversary this week, with the Association revealing that volunteers have taken a total of 321 calls, and provided 6673 minutes of listening time, since the initiative launched on 3 May 2017. The Peer Support Line was created to meet needs identified in the AOP’s 2016 health and wellbeing

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Public Health England: Health Profile for England: the health of England today and into the future

27 September 2018
Source: Public Health England

We have now published the first update to our Health Profile for England, a report which gives the most comprehensive picture of the health of the population. When we published last year’s report, it was the first time we had presented our population health data in a way that told a story. Now, just over a year on, we have

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Public Health England: Improving the Health and Wellbeing of People with Learning Disabilities

9 November 2017

Vision UK were very glad to see both Sight Loss and the work of SeeAbility included in this document. Guidance for social care providers and commissioners (to support implementation of the health charter) People with learning disabilities have poorer health than the general population, much of which is avoidable. This means that people with learning disabilities experience health inequalities, often starting

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Health Charter 2017 Guidance
Health Charter 2017 Guidance
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Dept of Health Northern Ireland: Health and Wellbeing 2026 – Delivering Together

27 October 2016

Health and Wellbeing 2026: Delivering Together, is the outworking of the Expert Panel’s recommendations. Health Minister Michelle O’Neill sets out a commitment to tackle the issues faced in our Health and Social Care system through decisive political leadership. To read the report click here

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