About volunteering

If you are an Optometrist, Dispensing Optician or Optical Technician your skills can change lives! Find out more...Read more

Adams Mambwe- Seeing the blackboard

A primary school student receives his first pair of reading glasses.Read more

Become a friend

Become a Friend of Vision Aid Overseas from as little as £2 per month.Read more

Burkina Faso

Vision Aid Overseas has been working to improve eye care in French speaking Burkina Faso since 2001. We have so far helped to establish two Vision Centres...Read more


A number of bursaries are available from our partners for optical professionals who want to volunteer with Vision Aid Overseas.Read more

Campaigns and Appeals

See our latest campaigns and appeals and how you could help us change lives through the gift of vision.Read more

Catherine Kazembe- Seeing the blackboard

Catherine Kazembe, I can see clearly now...Read more

Challenge Events

Are you up for a challenge ? Why not take part in one of our events and help us change lives through the gift of sightRead more

Community Groups

Vision Aid Overseas is supported by community organisations all over the world that help us to raise funds and awareness about our work.Read more

Corporate Partners

See how our corporate partners are supporting the provision of eye care in Africa.Read more


Vision Aid Overseas has supported the establishment of five Vision Centres in Ethiopia since 2009, enabling thousands of people to have eye tests and affordable glasses, most for the first time in their lives.Read more

Fatimata Keita - Seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

A Child Health Nurse and Ebola Survivor receives eye care treatment in Sierra LeoneRead more