Useful Links

Listed below are useful links for eye-care professionals in the Coventry and Warwickshire area:


Coventry Resource Centre for the Blind –¬† Provides services and support for the blind and partially sighted in the Coventry area.

Warwickshire Vision Support – Provides services and support for the blind and partially sighted in the Warwickshire area.


General Optical Council  РRegulator for the optical profession in the UK

Association of Optometrists – Representative body for optometrists

College of Optometrists – Professional body for optometrists

Association of British Dispensing Opticians – Professional body for dispensing opticians

Federation of Optical Dispensing Organisations – Representative body for eye-care providers

British Contact Lens Association – Membership organisation for contact lens and anterior eye health

Optometry Today – Optometric journal for optometrists provided by the AOP

Optician – Optometric journal for optometrists and dispensing opticians

The Directorate of Optometric Continuing Education and Training (DOCET) – A committee for continual education via CET for optometrists


Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) – UK sight loss charity for blind and partially sighted

Look After Your Eyes – Public facing information resource created by the College of Optometrists for eye-health

Diabetes UK – Support for people living with diabetes

Colour Blindness Awareness – Organisation providing support for colour blindness