AFB Senior Site®
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 vision problems and how you can continue to carry out your everyday life. This section of VisionAware was created to help you and your family. Find out about reading, driving, using a telephone, retirement living, continuing to work, 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 ongoing tips and advice.
- Veterans Day: A Perfect Time to Review Your Benefits for Eye Health and Rehabilitation Services
by Priscilla Rogers on 11/3/2015
- The White House Conference on Aging Issues and Initiatives: Part Three
by Maureen Duffy on 8/2/2015
- The White House Conference on Aging Issues and Initiatives: Part Two
by Maureen Duffy on 7/30/2015
- A Summary of the White House Conference on Aging Issues and Initiatives: Part One
by Maureen Duffy on 7/23/2015
- Cataract Surgery Can Be Beneficial for People with Retinitis Pigmentosa: My Experience
by Audrey Demmitt on 6/16/2015
- Author Ed Henkler Helps Readers Support Parents with Age-related Vision Loss
Ed Henkler, son of mother with age-related macular degeneration, writes an e-book for help families with useful tips and resources on dealing with vision loss.Read about his journey and his book.