Vision Loss Organizations

Vision Rehabilitation Services of Georgia

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We offer speakers and in-service training on eye health, vision loss, vision rehabilitation, and the abilities & needs of people with vision loss.

Access technology training allows those with vision loss to be productive and efficient by using the most current technologies. 

Other Helpful Vision Loss Organizations in Georgia

The Lighthouse is committed to filling the gaps that still exist for underinsured Georgians by providing access to low-cost vision and hearing services. They provide vision screenings, eye exams, eyeglasses, eye surgeries, and hearing aids to Georgia residents.

Eye Consultants of Atlanta have a charitable program in which surgeons and clinic professionals contribute their time and skills to perform cataract eye surgeries at no cost for Georgians who are living at or below the poverty level.

Georgia Tools for Life is dedicated to increasing access to and acquisition of assistive technology (AT) devices and services for Georgians of all ages and disabilities so they can live, learn, work and play independently.

Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency‘s mission is to help people with disabilities to become fully productive members of society by achieving independence and meaningful employment.

For individuals and organizations that want to help improve the health of their community – United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta is the platform that enables individuals, groups and companies to make a difference

National Vision Loss Organizations

American Council of the Blind offers a wide variety of programs and services to help people who are blind or visually impaired. Their mission is to increase the security, independence, equality of opportunity, and quality of life for all blind and visually impaired people.

American Foundation of the Blind‘s mission is to create a world of no limits for people who are blind or visually impaired. They mobilize leaders, advance understanding, and champion impactful policies and practices using research and data.

National Federation of the Blind coordinates programs, services, and resources to defend the rights of blind Americans. They provide information and support to blind children and adults.

Foundation Fighting Blindness is the world’s leading private funder of retinal disease research. They provide information and outreach programs for patients, families and professionals.

Association of Blind Citizens is a membership organization of blind, legally blind persons, their friends and families, and other interested individuals who recognize the needs and issues affecting the blind community.

American Academy of Ophthalmology is the world’s largest association of eye physicians and surgeons. Their mission is to protect sight and empower lives by serving as an advocate for patients and the public.

American Optometric Association provides information on eye health and vision topics, and helps you find a doctor of optometry near you.

Lighthouse International provides coordinated care for eye health, vision rehabilitation and behavioral health as well as related services directed at prevention, early detection and intervention of vision disorders.

National Eye Institute‘s mission is to conduct and support vision research and education programs that protect and prolong vision.