For Seniors with Vision Loss
If you are an older person with an eye condition such as macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, or glaucoma, you will most likely have questions about your eyes and vision, as well as concerns about continuing to carry out your everyday life. This section of VisionAware was created to help you and your family:
- Learn more about reading, driving, using the telephone, retirement living, continuing to work, keeping up with your crafts and hobbies, and more.
- Get inspired by personal stories from older people just like you who are living successfully with vision loss.
- Join our VisionAware community and receive daily living tips, news, and ongoing developments in vision research.
Questions and Answers
- Getting Selected for the 2016 Amtrak Writers in Residency Program
by Max Ivey on 7/17/2016
- 7 Lessons on Coping with Blindness: A Father's Day Reflection
by Holly Bonner on 6/16/2016
- My Father's Day Gift List for Your Dad Who Is Visually Impaired
by Priscilla Rogers on 6/6/2016
- Get in the Swim for Memorial Day
by Mary Hiland on 5/26/2016
- Out of Sight Vegetable Gardening
by Priscilla Rogers on 4/23/2016
- Author Ed Henkler Helps Readers Support Parents with Age-related Vision Loss
Ed Henkler, son of a mother with age-related macular degeneration, writes an e-book for helping families with useful tips and resources on dealing with vision loss. Read about his journey and his book.