AOP and Fight for Sight ask the public to ‘celebrate their sight’ in new TV advert

3 October 2018
Source: The AOP

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is partnering with eye research charity Fight for Sight to promote the importance of regular sight tests in a new TV advert and public awareness campaign launching 3 October. The Celebrate your sight TV advert, which features a voiceover by presenter and author, Konnie Huq, will be promoted on Sky Adsmart across 250 postcode districts

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AOP launches guide for healthy, low-stress optical practices

23 March 2018
Source: The AOP

The Association of Optometrists (AOP), in collaboration with optical employers, has produced a best-practice guide aimed at helping both employers and employees build and maintain healthy workplaces. The guide, Creating healthy, low-stress optical practices, has been developed in response to findings from the AOP’s 2017 health and wellbeing survey in which several factors were uncovered as contributing to workplace stress

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AOP: Wolverhampton toddler loves her new glasses, but many children will return to school without the right prescription

31 August 2017
Source: The AOP

Local mum, Zoe Lacey, has described the positive impact of her daughter’s new glasses, as the Association of Optometrists (AOP) highlights that many children returning to school this September are missing out on a sight test. The Association, which represents over 80% of practising optometrists, is reminding parents to get their children’s sight tested after a recent survey of UK

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The AOP calls for nominations to make a difference in optics

28 February 2017
Source: The AOP

The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is calling for members who want to make a difference in optics to put themselves forward for the AOP Council elections. The nominations period, which starts today, will run for three weeks, closing at midnight 20 March. AOP Councillors are appointed to act on behalf of members – ensuring that views from across the UK

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