Vision Aid Overseas’ 2018 Christmas Appeal to Support Child Eye Care

All donations raised between the 27th November - 5th December will be doubled by Vision Aid Overseas’ pledgersRead more

Vision Aid Overseas concludes programme in Burkina Faso

After 17 successful years working in French speaking Burkina Faso to improve access to eye care services, Vision Aid Overseas celebrates the conclusion of its programme and looks back on some of the highlights.Read more

Optometry students graduate from the Chainama College of Health Sciences

After three years studying towards a diploma in Optometry, on Thursday 20th September, six optometry students graduated from the Chainama College of Health Sciences, Zambia.Read more

World Sight Day in Zambia

This year the Vision Aid Overseas’ Zambia team carried out 5 outreach projects and screened over 891 people in celebration of World Sight DayRead more

Vision Aid Overseas welcomes five new Trustees

In September 2018, Vision Aid Overseas welcomed five new Trustees to the Board, including new Chair, Professor Nora Colton.Read more

The Vision of 27 Million Children.

The Our Children's Vision Campaign reaches over 27 million children with eye tests in just two years.Read more

Annual General Meeting 2018

Vision Aid Overseas hosts another successful Annual General MeetingRead more

David Scott-Ralphs steps down as Chair of Vision Aid Overseas

After six years at Vision Aid Overseas, on Saturday 22nd September during the Vision Aid Overseas’ Annual General Meeting, David Scott-Ralphs stepped down as Chair of the eye care charity.Read more

Double your donation this World Sight Day

You can double your donation this World Sight Day by taking part in our Big World Sight Day Lunch.Read more

Landmark study reveals the impact of glasses on productivity

New evidence shows how a simple pair of glasses can improve workers’ productivity and reduce poverty.Read more

Tesco donates frames and lenses to charity Vision Aid Overseas

Tesco has donated thousands of brand new frames and lenses to Vision Aid Overseas following the sale of Tesco Opticians to Vision Express.Read more

Vision Aid Overseas partners with Deadstock Eyewear

For every pair sold, Deadstock Eyewear supports Vision Aid Overseas by donating £5, the cost of an eye test and pair of glasses in a Vision Aid Overseas’ programme country.Read more