Vision Information

The page links below contain information on various eye conditions, their symptoms and effects to your sight and what can be done to help.

For further information about vision loss and the services available to help, visit our Publications page.

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Alternatively, the RSB Community Education Program offers free presentations to community groups, aged care facilities and training colleges, high school and further education students and workplaces. To make a booking today, click here, phone us on (08) 8417 5555 or email communityeducation@rsb.org.au

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Research and Education


Website Links:
Click here to visit the Australian Family Physician website: "Visual field defects after stroke; A practical guide for GPs"
Click here to read the Clinical and Experimental Optometry paper: "Access to low-vision rehabilitation services: barriers and enablers"
Click here to download the Ageing and Visual Impairment report by the World Blind Union - May 2011 (Word 220KB) 

Document Downloads:
Click here to download the research paper: Functional improvements following the use of the NVT Vision Rehabilitation program for patients with hemianopia following stroke (PDF 1.13MB)
Click here to download the research paper: Functional improvements following the use of the NVT Vision Rehabilitation program for patients with hemianopia following stroke (Word 464KB)

Click here to download the Dolphin Guide: A pilot study of a computer program for people with vision impairment (Word 14KB)
Click here to download the Dolphin Guide: A pilot study of a computer program for people with vision impairment (PDF 49KB)

Click here to download the RSB Report: Assessing appropriate Adaptive Technology for people who are blind or vision impaired (Word 620KB)
Click here to download the RSB Report: Assessing appropriate Adaptive Technology for people who are blind or vision impaired (PDF 463KB)


Eye Condition Information