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Vision impairment & blindness: children | Raising Children Network

Vision impairment covers vision problems like low vision, vision loss, and blindness. Children with vision impairment get a lot out of early intervention.

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Colour Vision Deficiency

Colour vision deficiency information

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Low vision assessments, vision loss • NextSense

We provide specialist and functional vision assessments to determine the level of your child's vision, vision development, and work with you to develop strategies for your child.

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What is vision loss and low vision? • NextSense

NextSense are experts in low vision, vison loss and blindness. We provide individual programs for your child and family. Contact NextSense today.

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Early Intervention Vision Services • NextSense

For children who are blind or have low vision, tailored opportunities for early learning build confidence and set the foundations for higher learning and critical life skills.

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Albinism | Vision Australia. Blindness and low vision services

What is albinism? Albinism is an inherited condition. It affects the eyes and skin of some individuals, and only the eyes of others. It results from the body's inability to produce normal amounts of a pigment called melanin.  

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Colour vision deficiency (colour blindness) - Better Health Channel

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Eye Health - Health Topics - Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

While Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children often have better eyesight than non-Indigenous children, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults are three times more likely to experience vision loss or blindness than non-Indigenous adults. Uncorrected refractive error, cataracts and diabetic retinopathy are the main causes of vision loss and blindness among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Around 90% of vision loss and blindness among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is preventable or treatable, and there are positive signs that eye health initiatives are closing the vision gap.

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Vision therapy - Better Health Channel

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Preschools and Kindergarten • NextSense

Specialist preschools for children who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or have low vision: NextSense Spoken Language Preschool, NextSense Sign Bilingual Preschool, NextSense Blind and Low Vision Preschool, in NSW and Victoria. Find out more.

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