Second Sight

Second Sight

Charity information

Second Sight

To eradicate cataract blindness in India's worst affected areas and to leave behind a legacy of hospitals that will continue to provide a comprehensive eye-care service in these neglected regions.

Founded 2000

  • Mission statement

    To eradicate cataract blindness from India’s most neglected areas (Bihar state and western Orissa) by the year 2020 and to leave behind a legacy of hospitals that will continue to provide a comprehensive eye-care service in these neglected regions.
    To continue as a zero-overheads charity relying on volunteers who are all professionals and experts in their field.
    To complete our mission by working shoulder to shoulder with our partner hospital teams in India.

  • Aims

    Second Sight aims to:

    • To eradicate the backlog of blind people in need of cataract surgery in the states of Bihar and Orissa by the year 2020 and to leave behind hospitals providing comprehensive eye-care in these areas.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2000

    Registered Charity Number: 1080445

    Board members: 4

    Phone number: 02073591315

    Address: 8 BAttledean Road N5 1UZ

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