Home Eye Testing Service
Home Eye Testing Service

Free Home Eye Testing Service

For the Elderly and/ or Housebound

We work in partnership with A1 Optician to offer a FREE Home Eye Testing Service and spectacle fitting to all of our Hertfordshire clients.

The service includes a free NHS Sight Test for those aged 60 and over, and free NHS Spectacles, if eligible.

Having regular eye tests can improve the quality of life, help retain independence and prevent trips and falls in the home.

A1 Opticians are highly qualified, and have experience providing eye tests to:

  • the elderly
  • those with dementia
  • those with chronic illnesses
  • those with mobility problems
  • those with other disabilities

A1 Opticians UK registered Optometrists check for:

  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetes
  • Cataract and other eye infections


HILS referral:

Our Nutrition & Wellbeing Team can refer you via email.

Self/ family referral:

Call free on 0800 023 4964 or email info@a1optician.co.uk .

Visit www.a1optician.co.uk for more information.


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01462 887181

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