Shropshire LOC Latest News

Shropshire Children’s Pathway

For practices previously registered for the Children’s pathway, this service will be re-commencing. If you wish to continue your involvement with this pathway please contact Bridget Morgan at CHEC who will be happy to provide further information.

13 May 2021

PPE supply

The Government is extending the provision of free PPE to health and social care providers until the end of March 2022. Following the previous announcement of free PPE provision to health, social care and public sector workers until the end of June 2021, the scheme will now be extended to the end of March 2022 …

7 May 2021


Due to the current Covid health emergency, Shropshire LOC, in line with other LOCs around the country have suspended CET provision for the remainder of 2020.  We are proud of our CET provision and when the time is right we will come back better than ever.

16 November 2020

OFNC Update

The latest advice from the OFNC can be found by clicking here

8 April 2020

Shropshire ECLO

SHROPSHIRE NEWS ECLO Shropshire and Telford NHS Trusts have appointend an ECLO, Eyecare Contact Liason Officer, Emma Chaplin.  Her role is to offer support and information to people with sight loss, their families and carers.

6 February 2020

LOCSU Latest News

LOCSU Looks for Optical Leads

Opportunities have arisen for highly skilled people to join the team of Optical Leads supporting Local Optical Committees (LOCs) across a range of projects and activities.

28 May 2021

Help When It’s Needed Most

Optics has been through a turbulent time over the last year.

7 May 2021

PCSE – Rejected Paper Forms

NHS England and PCSE have reached an agreement to make upfront payments to those who have experienced significant numbers of rejections of the new paper GOS forms. 

30 April 2021

LOCSU Supports College of Optometrists Latest Focus on Life Campaign

In October 2020, the college of optometrists launched the first part of their Focus on Life Campaign.

28 April 2021

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