Video promotes work of VCHP

A new video has been produced by Bellyflop TV for Vision Care for Homeless People to promote the work of the charity. The minute and a half footage brings to…

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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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eyedoo donates to VCHP

The launch of ‘eyedoo’, the on-line high quality, yet affordable, prescription specs business, announced that 5% of every purchase is being donated to Vision Care for Homeless People. eyedoo’s pop-up…

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Crisis opticians service enthuses volunteers

Volunteers powered up eyecare clinics throughout London during the Crisis week – and saw hundreds of clients, dispensing glasses with extreme powers ranging from -9.5 to +10.5 dioptres. Organised by…

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Crisis at Christmas results in 279 eye tests

Crisis at Christmas, in conjunction with Vision Care for Homeless People, at its clinics around London resulted in 279 eye examinations, with 192 pairs of single vision specs dispensed, and…

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Crisis at Christmas optician service set up

The physical set up of the equipment and administration hub for the opticians service for the @crisis_uk Christmas started on the morning of the 22nd December. Thank you to Topcon…

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Moscot London donates 50 eyewear frames to VCHP

The London arm of 102 year-old New York City eyewear institution, MOSCOT, has teamed up with national UK charity Vision Care for Homeless People (VCHP) donating 50 frames to the…

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Crisis Christmas Kit – Can you help?

The loan of Mobile domiciliary kits for Crisis at Christmas are sought by Vision Care for Homeless People which is gearing up to provide a comprehensive service in the capital…

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Volunteers needed for Crisis at Christmas Service

Vision Care for Homeless People is looking for a volunteer to share the key role of Opticians Service Organiser for Crisis at Christmas 2016. The charity has one volunteer already,…

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PLEASE VOTE: Finalist AOP Awards: Student of the Year

VOTE NOW The Aston undergraduate’s passion for charity has seen her travel around the world Why do you want to be an optometrist? I first became interested in optometry when…

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