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New Zealanders help save sight with a glance

In what is believed to be a New Zealand first, Specsavers has donated $10,000 to The Fred Hollows Foundation New Zealand for Auckland residents’...

Testing eyes and testing limits in Everest: Sophie Woodburn

Sophie Woodburn, Optometrist at Specsavers Taupo in New Zealand, spent three weeks in October participating in an Eyes4Everest outreach trip after winning a Young...

Breaking down barriers in Indigenous eye care: Matthew Chung

Matthew Chung, Optometrist at Specsavers Midland Gate, experienced a different side of Western Australian eye care while participating in a Fred Hollows Foundation outreach...

Giving back to the community in rural WA: Marlene Boulos

In late September, Specsavers Point Cook Optometrist Marlene Boulos participated in an outreach trip to Fitzroy Crossing in Western Australia with Senior Optometrist Matthew...

Belconnen optometrist prepares to deliver eye care in Everest

Specsavers Belconnen in ACT has raised and donated over $1,000 towards Eyes4Everest, a charitable organisation that aims to provide primary eye care and prescription...

Glasses recycling launched as Community Program celebrates birthday

Specsavers has launched a glasses recycling program in partnership with Lions Recycle for Sight, which will see quality glasses and sunglasses being delivered to...

Looking at the bigger picture: Rowena Fuller

Rowena Fuller, a graduate optometrist at Specsavers Ballarat and Wendouree in Victoria, has gained a new appreciation for sight and the value of optometry...

Making a difference in Fiji: Ian Russell

Ian Russell of Specsavers Wanganui, New Zealand was one of the two optometrists selected to travel to Suva, Fiji to work for a week...

Supporting local communities: a year in review

Specsavers is passionate about giving back to and working with its local communities, wherever in the world it operates. The business supports many local,...

Specsavers optometrists assist Fred Hollows in Fiji

Two Specsavers optometrists have contributed their clinical skills to an overseas outreach facilitated by The Fred Hollows Foundation, Specsavers’ national charity partner. Ian Russell, Optometry...