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.
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
Primary Care Inquiry evidence giving session
Optometry Scotland Chair, David Quigley took part in the evidence giving session as part of phase two of the Health and Sport Committee inquiry into primary care in Scotland. For your information, please see link below to the Official Report of the Meeting. http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/report.aspx?r=12291&mode=pdf Finally, your feedback on giving evidence to the Committee would be
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