Sense is a specialist service for children and young people with multi-sensory impairments. Sense aim to make sure that no one with complex communication needs is isolated, left out or unable to fulfill their potential.
Guide Dogs offers a range of services to children and young people with a vision impairment and their families:
SWAN UK is an initiative of the charity Genetic Alliance UK offering support and information to families of children with undiagnosed genetic conditions.
National charity which provides vital information and support services for individuals and families affected by Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), related syndromes and other retinal dystrophies.
The Royal Blind Society provides support to give blind children and their parents the confidence to live beyond their sight condition. The Family Support Service supports young people aged 0-25 years who have been diagnosed with a serious eye condition and their family.
In England RNIB works with Action for Blind People to offer help and support for anyone affected by sight loss. Support includes: recently diagnosed, children & family services, young people’s services & activities calendar.
The leading patient information, support and scientific research charity for Nystagmus in Europe. Provides support and information to families affected by the condition.
Information about Microanophthalmia, Anophthalmia, Coloboma and related conditions. MACS offer support and information to parents and professionals in the UK and around the world. Macs also give parents, families and children the opportunity to meet each other, support each other and learn from each other.
A UK-wide charity providing advice, information and support to the parents of all disabled children – no matter what their health condition. They also enable parents to get in contact with other families, both on a local and national basis.
Support Group for those affected by childhood cataracts. Organises trips and has an email group for advice and where members can chat.