Love Your Eyes This World Sight Day

Love Your Eyes This World Sight Day

Love Your Eyes This World Sight Day World Sight Day is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on vision impairment, including blindness. This year, World Sight Day will take place on October 14, 2021 with the theme: Love Your Eyes. Source: https://www.who.int/news-room/events/detail/2021/10/14/default-calendar/world-sight-day-2021 This year World Sight […]

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day You may be thinking why is a mobile optician writing about a blog about mental health. Well we are just as passionate about mental health as we are about eye health. We wanted to highlight this significant day in the calendar and remind you why mental health is important, especially at […]

Our easy 2021 guide to check your eligibility for a home eye test

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OUR EASY 2021 GUIDE TO CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY FOR A HOME EYE TEST At Opticall, we provide a completely mobile, home visit optician’s service to the communities of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex. Milton Keynes and North West London. Suppose you, or someone you know, cannot visit a high street optician for an eye examination […]

The eye tests our home visit opticians carry out

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THE EYE TESTS OUR HOME VISIT OPTICIANS CARRY OUT The typical home eye test begins with one of our mobile opticians visiting your home on a prearranged day, and they will usually call before to check if it’s still convenient. They’ll then ask about your eyecare history, health conditions and any problems you may be […]

Christmas eye care gift ideas

eye care gifts

CHRISTMAS EYE CARE GIFT IDEAS Are you looking for last minute eye care gifts to help that special loved one see, live and enjoy their best lives in 2021. You’ve come to the right place! In this blog we will advise you on Christmas present ideas that could help those with low vision. Christmas Food […]

Cataracts explained – What you need to know

symptoms of glaucoma

CATARACTS EXPLAINED – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW What is a cataract? The lens in your eye is a small transparent disc that acts as a natural lens to focus light rays onto the retina. A cataract forms when blurry/cloudy patches (protein build up) appear in the lens and cause eye problems such as misty […]

Opticall – Home visit opticians during Lockdown 2.0

eye tests at home for the elderly

OPTICALL – HOME VISIT OPTICIANS DURING LOCKDOWN 2.0 Opticall, the mobile opticians that do home visits, that’s us! We are still running through the current Lockdown 2.0 and we will continue to offer our completely mobile optician’s service to you. We’re grateful to still be here providing our comprehensive eye test and eye health checks […]

Getting back to what we love…being your mobile optician

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GETTING BACK TO WHAT WE LOVE…BEING YOUR MOBILE OPTICIAN We have all had some challenging times due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, but we don’t want this situation to negatively impact on your eyesight and therefore your lifestyle. We want to reassure you that we are truly passionate about delivering exceptional eye care to our […]

Optician Comparison – home visit opticians vs high street opticians

Optician-Comparison

OPTICIAN COMPARISON – HOME VISIT OPTICIANS VS HIGH STREET OPTICIANS In these unprecedented times of the COVID-19 pandemic we wanted to reassure you that a routine eye test with us is the equivalent, if not better, than going to your regular high street opticians such as Vision Express, Boots or Specsavers. We are your local […]

Importance of having eye tests

Importance Of Having Eye Tests

IMPORTANCE OF HAVING EYE TESTS You may be thinking of putting off booking your regular eye tests because of the risk of COVID-19 but we want to reassure you that we strictly adhere to the latest NHS guidelines and your health and well-being is our highest priority and that the importance of having eye tests […]