Wales Council of the Blind

Glaucoma UK

Description: UK charity providing support and information to people with glaucoma and to professionals. Also funds research.

Weblink: https://glaucoma.uk

Tel: 01233 648170

Email: info@iga.org.uk

Category: Third/voluntary Sector


Services Provided

Glaucoma UK Helpline

Telephone and email 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 UK Forum

A on-line discussion forum for glaucoma patients and their families. The website also includes information about all aspects of glaucoma.

Glaucoma Support Groups

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.

Events associated with this provider:

11th of March 2024

Glaucoma Support Group Meeting (Wrexham)

Join other people with glaucoma and staff from NHS Wales to talk all things glaucoma. Further information is available via the link provided. To register, please email John Carruthers on John.carruthers@wales.nhs.uk. Alternatively, call John on 03000 85 83 70.

Hosted by - Glaucoma UK


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