Around 2 million people in the UK are visually impaired 95% of whom have low vision. Most are older people, a small number are of working age and it is estimated that there are 25,000 children under 16 who have significant visual impairment.
Many people have a general understanding of the term magnifiers, but may not be aware of the phrase low vision aids (LVA) which includes magnifiers and what they are used for. Today there is a wide range of optical LVA models and types available to people with low vision in various strengths and powers.
We carry and extensive range of magnifiers and if you feel you would like advice or a demonstration of a product which might meet with your needs - come to The Lacey Practice and professional guidance and care will be given.
We are here to help and have been trained to help with different situations.