Vision Australia is a partnership between people who are blind, sighted or have low vision. We are united by our passion that people who are blind or have low vision will have access to and fully participate in every part of life they choose.
The Macular Degeneration Foundation is dedicated to those who have and will develop macular degeneration. We offer this growing community the latest information, news, hope and encouragement.
Glaucoma Australia is the peak glaucoma awareness/education/support association in Australia. It is a registered, national, not-for-profit organisation incorporated in 1988. Glaucoma Australia’s mission is “Working to minimise sight disability from glaucoma”.
Guide Dogs NSW/ACT exists to enhance the quality of life of people who are blind or have impaired vision, by assisting in their achievement of independence through access and mobility. We believe they have equal rights to other people, and respect their right for human dignity.
Guide Dog Association
The School offers undergraduate, postgraduate coursework and postgraduate research programs. They also operate a state-of-the-art Optometry Clinic that is open to everybody. Please take some time to peruse their web site and do not hesitate to contact the School if you would like to know more.
University of New South Wales School of Optometry
East Melbourne Optometry & Low Vision Centre specializes in the assessment of visual function for patients with the moderate and severe vision impairments that we characterize as ‘low vision’. We prescribe spectacles and other optical, magnifying and electronic aids that enhance vision for specific tasks in response to patients’ needs.
East Melbourne low vision centre