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WCB would like to hear your views on information and support services in Wales

At Wales Council of the Blind we want to encourage the development of high quality services and to improve our own, and we need your help to do this.

Please complete the following questionnaire to help us. Use this as an opportunity to express your views. Your answers will remain completely anonymous. Thank you for your support.

If you experience any difficulties with completing this form, please contact WCB on 02920 473954.

Please click on the following link to complete the questionnaire: https://forms.gle/AS2xQKsLrrfmoeXc7


Community Support booklets to download

Patient-focused booklets of support in the community are available in Word format for each local authority

These booklets give contact details for support in the community and lists of optometrists open for urgent eye care.

The can be downloaded at the printable support for individuals page or viewed online at the coronavirus support page


Optometry Practices open in each Welsh health board during the Coronavirus lockdown.

Eye Care Wales has produced a list of optometry practices which are open for urgent eye care during the corona virus crisis.

The list is organised by health board, and can be found here. Please note that you must contact the practice by phone to arrange a visit.





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