We strive to support all members to the best of our ability, however since we are not qualified eye condition specialists we have listed a number of useful website links below offering specialised information on some very common eye conditions which we hope you will find useful.
|Macular Disease Society||www.maculardisease.org/|
|Glaucoma - NHS||www.nhs.uk/conditions/Glaucoma/Pages|
|Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)||www.rpfightingblindness.org.uk|
|Eye conditions linked to diabetes||www.diabetes.org.uk|
Education and Training
Information and Advice on Assistive Technology
|Thunder (an award winning free screenreader|
|Talking software for people with little or no sight)||www.screenreader.net|
|Ring and Ride||01204 398 111||www.ringandride.info|
GMCVO - Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisations.
GMCVO is an organisation that supports voluntary action in Greater Manchester and have been doing so since 1975.
The organisation provides training, consultancy, supporting representation and many, many other services.
GMCVO deals with transport issues, provides stratigic support for existing volunteer services through training, information, mentoring and a variety of events. Please visit their website to find out more. www.gmcvo.org.uk