Please note: owing to the position on Covid 19 and the Coronavirus, some organisations and venues will be closed, some will deliver their services differently. You can find the organisation website address on InformationNOW and visit their site for updates.
Glaucoma helpline: 01233 64 81 70 from Monday to Friday, 9.30 am to 5 pm
Hospitals will be seeing urgent cases: high intraocular pressure, sudden visual loss or acute angle closure
The International Glaucoma Association (IGA) is the charity for people with glaucoma in the UK. They help to prevent unnecessary loss of sight through glaucoma, by funding research, and providing free support to patients, relatives and professionals.
Their services include free literature and information which can be ordered from their website and Helpline (Sightline).
Their regional development manager is available to give awareness talks at groups and events and is working to develop patient forums with the local eye clinics. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss getting involved.
Last updated: May 18, 2020