Welcome to the Optometry Scotland website
We keep our members up to date on our ongoing activity through our website, our Activity Report and regular email communication, as well as by attending events and meetings.
Our website informs Optometrists, Dispensing Opticians and Patients.
If you have any media enquiries please contact Emma Kellacher at the Optometry Scotland office.
Optometry Scotland Vice-Chair attends autumn SNP conference
Our Vice-Chair Julie Mosgrove attended the SNP autumn conference in Aberdeen on Monday 14th October. At the conference, Julie met the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Jeane Freeman as well as MSP Emma Harper, MSP George Adam and MSP David Torrence. Julie attended the conference on behalf of OS to lobby MSP’s and key
Spotlight on Scotland’s Eye Health; breaking down barriers and collaborating for a more inclusive future
Eyecare leaders have announced the establishment of Scottish Eyecare for Everyone (SEE) – a nationwide network and forum for the advancement of eye health in Scotland. The move comes on the back of an eyecare policy event held at the University of Aberdeen on Wednesday 25 September to mark National Eye Health Week. The workshop
The Blind Bake off
As part of National Eye Health Week 2019 , Optometry Scotland has held a ‘blind’ baking contest to raise awareness of the challenges facing those living with sight loss. Optometry Scotland invited teams from a variety of sight-related charities to take part in a cake decorating competition in Glasgow in a bid to highlight the