Can we help?
We are able to offer short or longer-term financial support to anyone who is or has been a member of the optical profession in the United Kingdom or their dependents, who find themselves confronted by difficult circumstances, for whatever reason.

Please look through this website to see what we can offer. Contact us by letter, telephone, e mail, or by filling in the form from this website.

Are you looking for help?
If you are in need of financial support we will be delighted to hear from you. We can come and see you at your home, if you wish, to see if we can help. There is no charge to you for this visit, and our experienced team may be able to offer more than just money. If you are not sure whether or not you are eligible, please contact us anyway and we will be able to advise you and maybe suggest additional sources of help. Needless to say, our services are confidential and your privacy will be respected at all times.

How can I get in touch?
Post:
Benevolent Fund of the College of Optometrists And the Association of Optometrists
PO Box 10
Swanley
BR8 8ZF
Telephone: 01322 660388
Email: davidlacey293@btinternet.com