You may qualify for a FREE NHS EYE TEST at home if you are unable to visit an optician unaccompanied due to physical or mental disability and are any of the following:

  • aged 60 or over
  • registered blind or partially sighted
  • diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma
  • considered to be at risk of glaucoma, as advised by an optician
  • aged 40 or over and your mother, father, brother, sister, son or daughter has been diagnosed with glaucoma
  • receiving benefit (Income Support, Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Income-related Employment and Support Allowance or Pension Credit Guarantee Credit)
  • entitled to, or named on, a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • on a low income and named on a valid HC2 (full help) or HC3 (partial help) certificate eligible for an NHS Complex Lens Voucher (our optician will advise on the entitlement)

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You may also be eligible for NHS SUPPORT towards the cost of your glasses if you:

  • are eligible for an NHS complex lens voucher – your optician can advise you about your entitlement
  • receive Income Support
  • receive Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (not Contribution-based)
  • receive Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
  • receive Income-based Employment and Support Allowance (not Contribution-based)
  • are entitled to, or named on, a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • are named on a valid NHS Certificate for full help with health costs (HC2)
  • are named on an NHS certificate for partial help with health costs (HC3)

*If you are in doubt or need help understanding your eligibility please call us on  0800 080 6095

*If you aren’t eligible for help towards your glasses don’t worry.  There are still great offers.

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