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Australian College of Optometry outreach and Aboriginal eye care services

 

Overview

This program provides optometry services and low cost glasses to people and communities who are unable to attend mainstream eye health clinics in Victoria.

The outreach services cover an extensive number of sites, facilities, locations and patients. It provides services for:

Aboriginal eye care services are available for residents of Melbourne and regional Victoria.

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Contacts

Genevieve Napper
Lead Optometrist
Email: gnapper@aco.org.au

Cheryl Vickery
Aboriginal Liaison Officer
Email: cvickery@aco.org.au

Australian College of Optometry
Corner Keppel and Cardigan Streets
Carlton Vic 3053
Ph: (03) 9349 7400
Fax: (03) 9349 7498
Email: aco@aco.org.au

Related publications

Eye care services and subsidised glasses for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples - Victoria (2013)

Australian College of Optometry

This factsheet contains information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Victorians about accessing eye health care in the state. It includes information about:

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

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Last updated: 15 November 2013
 
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