This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. I'm fine with this Cookie information
Follow is on Twitter Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram

*UPDATED* Hospital visiting changes, home testing kits, Vaccine info, general info and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.


• Mainstream optometrists will see people with learning disabilities.

• There is a specialist service at University of Caledonia Department of Visual Sciences:

For appointments - telephone: 0141 331 3377  fax: 0141 331 3834
Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.

RNIB Scotland Community Vision support worker aims to improve accessibility and success of primary and secondary eye care for people with a learning disability. They do this through completion of functional vision assessment, information sharing with optometrists, provision of a vision report for individuals care plans and other support relating to vision as is required.

For further advice regarding Vision support please contact:

Joanne Dick - RNIB
Barrhead Health & Care Centre
213 Main Street
G78 1SW
tel: 0141 800 7060
mob: 07887 958 499
Last Updated: 23 July 2015