Work begins to establish new organisation for the eye health and sight loss sector

5 October 2017
Source: Vision UK

Preparations are under way for the official launch of Vision UK in 2018. Vision UK will work in collaboration with partners across the eye health and sight loss sector to deliver positive change for blind and partially sighted people. On Sunday, October 1, staff from VISION 2020 UK officially transferred to the new organisation, Vision UK. Vision UK brings together

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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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Update on Vision UK

4 August 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

VISION 2020 UK is excited to be working with others across the sector to form ‘Vision UK’, a new collaborative organisation to increase the work with partners from across the eye health and sight loss sectors and beyond. Vision UK will support the delivery of a new collaborative ambition for change across the eye health and sight loss sectors. It

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VISION 2020 UK and Health Education England host a conference on the impact of visual impairment on health, wealth & jobs – taking a person-centred approach to wellbeing.

2 August 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK, West Midlands Local Eye Health Network, Health Education England in the West Midlands

                  Nearly 100 delegates from the vision impaired, public health, eye health and commissioning sectors attended a multidisciplinary conference taking place alongside Site Village the UK’s premier exhibition for blind and partially-sighted people. The aim of the conference was to highlight the issues of sight loss, employment and wellbeing.  The day featured

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VISION 2020 UK – Pathway for Children and Young People (0 to 25 years) with Vision Impairment, and their Families

13 June 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

The VISION 2020 UK Pathway for Children and Young People with vision impairment is a best practice, generic pathway that requires health, social care, education and the voluntary sector to work collaboratively to meet the needs of the child / young person and family.

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7: Rachel Pilling, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals/ VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Committee

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1 June 2017

John Welsman, Strategy and Research Policy Team, Guide Dogs, speaks to Rachel Pilling, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals/ VISION 2020 UK Learning Disability Committee. Rachel gives listeners an understanding of the issues around learning disability and vision impairment.

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