The Effect of Alzheimers on Eyesight

Alzheimers

The Effect of Alzheimers on Eyesight Learn more about dementia By learning more about dementia and understanding changes in memory and behaviour, you and your loved ones can feel empowered to reach out for the help and support you need. This month, we’re encouraging everyone to know the signs and symptoms of dementia so they […]

Do opticians visit care homes?

Visual Awareness Training - care homes

Do opticians visit care homes? At Opticall we pride ourselves on our completely mobile home-visiting optician’s service for those with age or health issues (who cannot make it to the high-street optician). We work in partnership with over 200 care homes and nursing homes in the communities of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Milton Keynes, […]

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 […]

What’s the best lighting for care homes?

eye tests at home for the elderly

WHAT’S THE BEST LIGHTING FOR CARE HOMES? What type of lighting helps your residents’ eyes/vision? Did you know that the lighting you have in your care homes has an impact on your residents’ vision? Your residents, especially those with limited vision, need much more illumination from the lighting they use and it is vital to […]