Support Groups

Optic Nerve Hypoplasia
An online resource and support group for families with children who have optic nerve hypoplasia, a condition where the optic nerve is underdeveloped and vision is affected to varying degrees.

Retinopathy of Prematurity - American Foundation for Blind
An online resource for parents of children with Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) and stresses the importance of appropriate follow-up with your ophthalmologist.

Retinitis Pigmentosa International
A foundation dedicated to raising public awareness and research for retinitis pigmentosa, a spectrum of diseases affecting the retina.

National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired
An online resource and support group for families with children who are visually impaired.

Aniridia Support Group
An online resource and support group for families with children who have aniridia, a condition where the iris is underdeveloped.

Lighthouse International - Visually Impaired Children Resource
An online resource and support group for families with children who are visually impaired.

Prevent Blindness Virginia - Screening Programs and Visual Impairment in Children Resources
Virginia's Prevent Blindness is dedicated to providing visual screening for children in the state and provides public resources for patients who are visually handicapped or impaired.

Prevent Blindness North Carolina - Screening Programs and Visual Impairment in Children Resources
North Carolina's Prevent Blindness is dedicated to providing visual screening for children in the state and provides public resources for patients who are visually handicapped or impaired.