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One Hundred Days

The countdown is on! It’s just one hundred days until the start of this year’s National Eye Health Week (18 – 24 September).


There are many ways that you can get involved to help spread the word about the importance of regular sight tests and inspire people to make lifestyle choices that benefit their eye health.


More details about the National Eye Health Week 2017 campaign will be announced over the coming weeks but in the meantime, here’s a short check list of things you can do to prepare for the UK’s biggest celebration of vision and good eye health.


1) Help get eye health trending on Twitter by joining our thunderclap. Sign up with your Twitter and Facebook accounts at


2) Show your support by tying a National Eye Health Week twibbon to your Twitter, Facebook and other social media channels. For information visit


3) Register for your FREE supporter resource pack by sending your name, address and email details to


4) Set a date, plan your event or promotional activity and register it on the official NEHW calendar here


Download a copy of our Events Handbook if you need some inspiration when planning how to mark this year’s campaign.


5) Post announcements about your plans on your website and social media channels. Use the hashtags #EyeWeek and #VisionMatters.


Thanks for your support. Together we can make a real difference to nation’s eye health.


Published : 10 June 2017