Thank you so much to everyone who donated.  So far we've had 10,814 googles donated in the UK and over 56,748  donated worldwide!  

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

 
 

Yes. This idea is based on gogglesfordocs.com which was set up in the States and is working well. They have facilitated donations of 31,860 goggles to date and still counting! 

 

ALWAYS practice appropriate social distancing.

ALL gear should be wiped down and placed in a sealed, ziplock bag prior to placing in a drop-off receptacle.

If possible, drop goggles directly into collecting receptacles without touching it.

Be assured, the collection point person will wear gloves and wash their hands when handling your donation.

When gear arrives at the medical facility, it will be disinfected according to each hospital’s protocol and to be used as they deem fit.

If you must touch the collection bin, don't forget to sanitise or wash your hands!

 

We are only able to accept clear (or low light lenses for bad visibility). Unfortunately we do not accept mirrored lenses or heavily tinted lenses. We do not want to hide doctors' and nurses' eyes as they convey a lot of information to patients through them: empathy and reassurance in particular. 

 

Both, used lenses are still better than a COVID cough to the face.

 

All types of goggles can help with vital eye protection. Motocross goggles, mountain bike goggles...something is better than nothing!

Yes, you can donate direct to Med Supply Drive's fundraiser.

Of if you happen to have any of the following lying about please get in touch with Med Supply Drive to donate as soon as possible!

  • Surgical masks

  • Type IIR surgical masks

  • FFP3/FFP2/N95 masks

  • Non-latex gloves

  • Surgical gowns

  • Medical scrubs

  • Disposable overalls/aprons

  • Disinfectant wipes/spray

  • Hand sanitiser

  • Tyvek/hazmat/biohazard suit

 

Thank you! 

 

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SPREAD THE WORD

 By donating your Goggles, you help support the fight against COVID - 19. Please let us know that
you've donated by sending us a photo and help us keep track of donations.


USE #GOGGLESFORDOCS OR TAG US @GOGGLESFORDOCSUK TO BE FEATURED