2020 GSK IMPACT Awards: Vision Care for Homeless People

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  • Posted:Monday 30 November 2020

Homeless people are ten times more likely to have long-term eye health problems than the general population; yet two thirds of homeless people the charity helps would not be able to get a free eye test elsewhere. Poor vision prevents people from finding work and accessing services. Vision Care for Homeless People provides free eye tests and spectacles for homeless and vulnerable people.