The optician visiting the forgotten patients at home

The optician visiting the forgotten patients at home
 

More than a million people in England are eligible for a home eye test, yet fewer than half receive them. One optician has made it his mission to bring the service to the housebound in Huddersfield.
Joyce Armstrong was diagnosed with Parkinson's soon after celebrating her golden wedding anniversary.
She and her husband Allan led an active life, spending three months a year touring the UK by caravan. But over 10 years the condition has restricted Joyce's mobility and she is now largely confined to their home.
Her glasses are essential as she spends much of each day reading but the couple... read more

 
22 November 2016 in Regional, Views: 59
Source: BBC
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