School vision screening service

St Helens and Knowsley NHS Trust provides Knowsley's School Vision Screening Service.

The service offers vision screening to all reception aged children in Knowsley, as well as annual screening for children in special schools in Knowsley. The purpose of the service is to ensure early identification and management of vision defects among children in order to prevent vision impairments and improve learning. The service is an orthoptic-led service and supports the wider 0-25 service in Knowsley.

If you need any further information on the service or assistance, please contact the Orthoptic Services Department on 01744 646816 or via email sthk.orthopticservices@nhs.net