This program is designed to create awareness among children and adults with vision impairment, their families and friends, and the general public about available vision rehabilitation services. This program seeks to inform eye healthcare providers who work with children and adults with vision impairments of the potential benefits of vision rehabilitation services.
Key Target Audiences: Children and adults with vision impairment, their families and friends, and the general public.
Key Program Message
- To promote independence through vision rehabilitation.
- Low Vision Awareness Month
- Outreach Materials
- Community Activity Ideas
- People with Self-Report Vision Loss
Focus Group Findings PDF*
- Health Observances
- Social Media Messages
Additional Resources and Materials
Join health professionals, public health educators, and community organizations in raising awareness about low vision by using the resources below.
Materials for Patients and the Public
Share and distribute information to people living with low vision and their loved ones.
For Health Professionals and Community Educators
Use these resources in your clinic or other community setting to raise awareness about low vision.
Audiovisuals and Graphics
Radio and print public service announcements, simulations and podcasts can be used for educational purposes in a variety of outlets. Our resources are not copyrighted and may be reproduced without permission.
Low Vision Education Website
This website provides a consumer-friendly forum where people can learn important information about low vision and vision rehabilitation, view profiles of people living with low vision, how to help a loved one, and resources available. Available in English and Spanish.