When your child is born with a visual impairment or acquires one through illness or injury, you may feel shocked, bewildered, and frightened. You may also find that your immediate family members, local doctors, and neighborhood schools are unfamiliar with the impact of visual impairment on a child’s learning and education. But you’re not alone.

National, State, and Local Organizations

A number of national organizations are dedicated to the well-being of visually impaired children, and they’re important sources of information and support for you.

Birth to Age 3 Organizations

Search for these resources and more in the APH ConnectCenter Directory of Services

School Age