Merton Libraries: Join us this summer…

Our sensory libraries are OPEN!   All of our children’s libraries have unique themes and are equipped with sensory equipment, specialist SEND book stock and specially adapted toys that can be borrowed. In addition to this we have a fantastic SEND events and activities programme available, including Bag Book stories, stay and play sessions, and […]

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New building update

MertonVision is very pleased to announce that the new Guardian Centre building application was successfully granted on 15 July 2021.   This project will be in partnership with our CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group) to provide a shared building for MertonVision and the Colliers Wood GP Surgery.   We have no confirmed dates at this time […]

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NHS Merton Engagement with Merton Vision – Friday 20th August – 2-3pm

Invitation to Zoom meeting with NHS Merton   Aman Nathan, the Patient and Public Engagement Manager for NHS Merton would like to attend a virtual session with MertonVision clients. A special meeting has been arranged for Friday 20th August from 2-3 pm.   Meeting details: Wendy Walsh is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. […]

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7 smart tech developments for people who are blind or have low vision

It’s estimated that there are about 36 million people in the world who are blind, and a further 216 million who live with moderate to severe visual impairments. Although the World Health Organization points out that up to 80% of vision impairment around the world is avoidable with better access to treatment, the number of people who are […]

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Get Involved (Merton CCG) – Latest vaccination clinics for Merton

Get Involved (Merton CCG) – Latest vaccination clinics for Merton Listed below are the latest walk in vaccination clinics for Merton: The Rowans Surgery – 5pm to 8pm, Friday 15 July 2021 – Pfizer and Oxford-AZ The Wilson Hospital – 8.40am to 7.20pm, Tuesday 13 and Thursday 15 July 2021 and 8.40am to 9.20pm, Sunday 18 […]

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BBC TV licensing

FROM BBC TV licensing   Newsletter copy TV Licensing – Over 75 changes Zoom Meetings In August 2020, there was a policy change to the TV Licence for those over 75 and free licences were no longer funded by the government from this date. However, anyone aged 75 or over and receiving Pension Credit is […]

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Glaucoma Awareness Week

Glaucoma Awareness Week Coordinated by Glaucoma UK will run from 28 June to 4 July 2021   Click here to read how Glaucoma UK will be raising awareness that Glaucoma could be hereditary: Glaucoma[6486]

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Refurbishment of Kingston Hospital’s eye emergency clinic

Refurbishment of Kingston Hospital’s eye emergency clinic The eye emergency clinic in Kingston Hospital’s Royal Eye Unit is being refurbished to create more space and to improve the experience for our patients. The clinic will be closed from 24 May 2021 and will reopen in August 2021. What if I need urgent eye care during […]

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