Crisis at Christmas Opticians Service starts

Building of the clinic for this years Crisis at Christmas optical clinic is underway. We start running the clinic this afternoon and anticipate it will be as busy as last…

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Lansdowne Club hosts VCHP Dinner

Volunteers, trustees, and supporters of Vision Care for Homeless People gathered in London last week for the launch of The Homeless Eye Health Alliance to improve access to eye health…

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THE HOMELESS EYE HEALTH ALLIANCE

Championing Equitable Eye Care for Homeless People – Vision Care for Homeless People is pleased to announce the launch of an alliance with its partners: The Optical Confederation, Thomas Pocklington…

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VCHP welcomes new Aston student ambassadors

Vision Care for Homeless People would like to welcome four new student ambassadors from Aston University. They recently met will Jill, who is the Chair of the Birmingham VCHP service who…

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Vision Care Lansdowne Dinner a Huge Success

We would like to thank everybody who attended and contributed to our first Vision Care for Homeless People Dinner. Thanks to the support received by our guests we took over…

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Can you make a difference – New trustee opportunities

NEW TRUSTEE POSITIONS: VCHP is targeting substantial growth in the services it provides for homeless people over the next five years. To help achieve this we have an exciting opening…

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Wisdom Factory grant for Birmingham clinic

Vision Care for Homeless People is very pleased to announce that it’s Birmingham clinic has been successful in receiving a grant of £1,000 from The Wisdom Factory Community Interest Company…

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Homeless eye clinic opens in Exeter

Exeter’s new Vision Care for Homeless People clinic opened this week with an enthusiastic team of volunteers. Made possible by support from the Local Optical Committee, a team of volunteer…

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Optom running London Marathon for VCHP

London locum optometrist Surbhi Joshi, is striding out in the London Marathon for Vision Care for Homeless People and is keen to raise funds for the charity. Her first full…

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Volunteer Ben sets his sights on helping homeless people

Optometrist Ben Richardson, aged 28, who lives in Maidenhead and works at Vision Express in Reading, travelled to the London Crisis Skylight Centre recently to spend the day volunteering for…

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