Type of service:
National Services
Address:
50-52 Abington Street, Specsavers Opticians, Northampton, NN1 2AP
Telephone number:
01604 604996
Mobile number:
N/A
Email address:
N/A
Service description:
Provision Details: Specsavers offer a free home eye test to those who are not able to get to the opticians due to physical or mental disability. To get a free home eye
test you will need to fall into any of the following categories:
- Aged 60 or over
- Registered blind or partially sighted
- Diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma
- Considered to be at risk of glaucoma, as advised by an optician
- Aged 40 or over and your mother, father, brother, sister, son or daughter has been diagnosed with glaucoma
- Receiving benefit (Income Support, Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance / Employment and Support Allowance or Pension Credit Guarantee Credit)
- Entitled to, or named on, a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
- On a low income and named on a valid HC2 (full help) or HC3 (partial help) certificate
- Eligible for an NHS Complex Lens Voucher (their optician will advise on the entitlement)
Free glasses: Specsavers also offer free or cheaper glasses depending on the
price.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
50 years - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:30
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
N/A
Additional information:
N/A
Eligibility criteria:
Visually Impaired Of All Ages
Referral route:
  • Referral By General Practitioner (GP)
  • Self Referral
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