• NHS Eye Services

NHS services – providing the best eye care for everyone

The NHS provides free sight tests for anyone unable to afford a comprehensive eye test, and in some cases assistance in purchasing eyewear.

What’s more, we ensure that we care for all patients, no matter their requirements, by facilitating free NHS check-ups and vouchers.

You can qualify for free NHS sight tests if you meet these criteria::

Aged 60 or over

Registered blind or partially sighted

Diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma

Aged 40 or over and have a close relative (parent, sibling or child) with a history of glaucoma

You have been advised by an ophthalmologist that you are at risk of glaucoma

Aged under 16, or under 19 and in qualifying full-time education

Eligible for an NHS complex lens voucher

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There are various other eligibilities on offer if you’re searching for NHS sight tests. Please visit the NHS’ site to learn more, or contact JK Opticians today