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Blindness - resources

The following organizations are good resources for information on blindness:

  • American Foundation for the Blind -- www.afb.org
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness -- www.blindness.org
  • National Eye Institute -- www.nei.nih.gov
  • National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped -- www.loc.gov/nls
  • U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- www.cdc.gov/visionhealth/basic_information/index.htm

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Resources - blindness

Review Date 11/9/2014

Updated by: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.