On this page you will find links to overseas sites with useful information.
Laser Eye Surgery Hub We have compiled a listing of resources based on specific needs and situations. From help adapting to life with low or no vision, to financial assistance for the vision-impaired, these resources can provide assistance and helpful insights for easier daily living and a higher quality of life.
American Foundation for the Blind is a site containing articles, product reviews, and sells products that meet the needs of people who are vision impaired of all ages
Blind World the Online Magazine for the Blind and Vision-Impaired
Blindness Resource contains many links to blindness related web sites
Bookshare is an international library available to people with print reading disabilities and/or vision impairments in over 36 countries. It contains over 100,000 books in both daisy and Braille formats. This library is provided as an affordable yearly subscription, with a one-time creation fee they use to offset the cost of verifying your disability
DAISY Consortium Digital Audiobased Information System – A talking book system
EnableLink.com The online community for people who are blind and visually impaired, their families, friends and colleagues
MD Support The Eyes of the Macular Degeneration Community – provides information and support for people dealing with macular degeneration and related retinal diseases which lead to a loss of central vision
Narrative Television Network makes movies and television programming accessible to blind and visually impaired people through narration, including free narrated programming on the web
National Federation of the Blind Advocates for Equality in Canada
Nystagmus Network A UK-based self-help group set up in 1984, providing support for adults and children with nystagmus, their parents and teachers and fostering research into the condition
Operation Eyesight A non-profit organization that has been helping those threatened with preventable and treatable blindness conditions for over 40 years
Perkins Scout is a searchable database of carefully evaluated online resources related to blindness
Real-Eyes Computer User’s A Group from Kansas City site includes Real Audio archives of their monthly meetings