18th – 24th June marks Learning Disability Week. This year the focus is all about health.
“There are 1500000 people with a learning disability in the UK, adults with a learning disability are 10 times more likely to have serious sight problems.”
Facts taken from SeeAbility
SeeAbility have a great selection of resources for adults and children with learning disabilities including information on looking after your eyes, visiting the opticians and how to prepare for, attend, and understand the results of an eye test.
See the new video SeeAbility have released for Learning Disability week
It is important that everyone gets their eyes checked at least every two years.