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Here are some useful external links to help you and give you more information on diabetic eye screening:

Useful links

NHS 111 Wales

NHS 111 is a website that has information on all aspects of health in Wales, including the latest guidance on COVID-19, health advice and easy read information.  

Wales Eye Care Services

Wales Eye Care Service is a website that has information about Optometrists and Practitioners and helps you find your nearest eye care service within Wales.

www.diabetes.org.uk

Diabetes UK is a charity that raises awareness, improves care and provides help, support and information for people with diabetes and their families across Wales.

Sight Cymru

Sight Cymru is an independent charity that provides services throughout Wales to people who have difficulties with their eyesight.

About macular disease - Macular Society

The Macular Society is a UK charity dedicated to helping people with macular degeneration (the macula is the part of the eye responsible for central vision, most of our colour vision and the fine detail of what we see).

www.wcb-ccd.org.uk

Wales Council for the Blind is an organisation that provides a platform for people to raise issues and assist people with concerns regarding sight loss.

www.rnib.org.uk/cymru/

RNIB Cymru is a leading UK charity, providing sight loss advice and information, including information about Eye Clinic Liaison Officers (ECLOs).

Diabetic retinopathy and driving - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA): A website providing information on driving if you have a condition that affects your eyesight.

Sight Advice FAQ | Welcome

Sight Advice Frequently Asked Questions is a website providing frequently asked questions regarding sight loss, eye health and living with a sight condition

 

https://111.wales.nhs.uk/easyreads/articlelist/Diabetes

 

 

Specialist Referral Locations

Abergele Hospital, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Abergele Hospital - Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://bipbc.gig.cymru/ysbytai/ysbyty-abergele/

 

Aberystwyth Eye Centre, Hywel Dda University Health Board

North Road Clinic - Hywel Dda University Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://biphdd.gig.cymru/gofal-iechyd/ysbytai-a-chanolfannau/canolfannau-a-chlinigau/canolfannau-iechyd-ceredigion/clinig-ffordd-y-gogledd/

 

The County Hospital, Hereford, Wye Valley NHS Trust.

Ophthalmology - The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust - NHS (www.nhs.uk)

 

Llandrindod Wells Hospital, Powys Teaching Health Board Trust.

Llandrindod Wells Memorial Hospital (Llandrindod Wells) - Powys Teaching Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://biap.gig.cymru/ysbytai-a-chanolfannau/canolbarth-powys/ysbyty-coffa-llandrindod-llandrindod/

 

Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil, Cwm Taf Morgannwg

Ophthalmology - Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Visiting - Cwm Taf University Health Board (cwmtafmorgannwg.wales)

https://bipctm.gig.cymru/

 

Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, Cwm Taf Morgannwg

Ophthalmology - Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Visiting - Cwm Taf University Health Board (cwmtafmorgannwg.wales)

https://bipctm.gig.cymru/ysbytai/ysbyty-tywysoges-cymru/

 

Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant, Cwm Taf Morgannwg

Ophthalmology - Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Visiting - Cwm Taf University Health Board (cwmtafmorgannwg.wales)

https://bipctm.gig.cymru/ysbytai/ysbyty-brenhinol-morgannwg/

 

Royal Gwent Hospital, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Eye Department & Clinic - Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://bipab.gig.cymru/ysbytai/a-y-o-wasanaethau/

 

Singleton Hospital, Swansea Bay, Swansea Bay University Health Board

Singleton Hospital - Swansea Bay University Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://bipba.gig.cymru/ysbytai/ein-hysbytai/ysbyty-singleton/

 

University of Wales Hospital, Cardiff, Cardiff and Vale Health Board

Ophthalmology - Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (nhs.wales)

Eye Clinic Liaison Officer - Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (nhs.wales)

https://bipcaf.gig.cymru/our-services/ophthalmology/