Low Vision2019-10-21T10:48:03+00:00

Low vision

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Mission statement: To aid in the continuing professional development of low vision practice, in order to provide the highest levels of service and equality of care throughout the UK and Ireland.

Resources for patients

The Macular Society provides many information resources in written and auditory format on macular conditions and making the most of the environment around you. See: https://www.macularsociety.org/resources

Resources for parents of blind or partially sighted children from the Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB): https://www.rnib.org.uk/children-young-people-and-families/resources-parents-blind-or-partially-sighted

Nystagmus Information Pack from the University of Sheffield: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/oncology-metabolism/research/ophthalmology-orthoptics/research/nystagmusinfo

RNIB’s guides to understanding your eye condition: https://www.rnib.org.uk/resources

Vision UK guide for parents of children with visual impairment https://www.visionuk.org.uk/starting-point-leaflet/

Thomas Pocklington Trust, resources for the visually impaired
https://www.pocklington-trust.org.uk/

Visionary is a membership organisation for local sight loss charities. We are a locally led movement of national significance and, by joining Visionary, we believe that the voice of your organisation will be stronger and louder.
https://visionary.org.uk/

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