The Blindness Resource Center from the New York Institute for Special Education is a clear and comprehensive guide to Internet and other resources on blindness, braille, the deaf-blind, eye conditions, national and international organizations, universities, research, helpful technology, and other topics. To increase accessibility of the site, it is available in graphic, text-only, large print, and Netscape frames format.
Lighthouse International’s Web site contains general information about eye health, current research, educational opportunities, and how to find assistance in your area.
The National Eye Institute, one of the National Institutes of Health, offers extensive information on vision disorders in English and Spanish. Free publications, videotapes, facts sheets, and resource lists are available online and by order form.
The Prevent Blindness America site, features easy- to-use Family Home Eye Checks for adults and children, Eye Facts and Fun, links to other sites of interest, and information on finding a local Prevent Blindness affiliate.