Description: UK charity providing support and information to people with glaucoma and to professionals. Also funds research.
Tel: 01233 648170
Category: Third/voluntary Sector
helpline for practical help and advice about glaucoma and emotional support. The line is open Mon - Fri: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. After office hours, an answerphone is in operation, where you can leave a message and they will ring you back.
glaucoma patients and their families. The website also includes information about all aspects of glaucoma.
Glaucoma UK organises patient support groups across the UK. The concept of the groups is to allow patients to meet their health care professionals in a relaxed atmosphere, away from the time restricted atmosphere on outpatients, so the condition and treatment can be discussed in more depth. The weblink below gives details and contact points.