Georgia is home to a number of respected organizations and valuable resources that exist to help people in the community treat, prevent, and live with visual impairment or eye disease.
Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation
Providing vision and hearing care to the uninsured and working poor, the Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation has served as a beacon of hope to many for almost 60 years.
Center for the Visually Impaired - Atlanta
The Center for the Visually Impaired is Georgia's largest comprehensive, fully accredited, private facility providing rehabilitation services for individuals of all ages who are blind or visually impaired.
Foundation Fighting Blindness
The urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, Inc. (FFB) is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), macular degeneration, Usher syndrome, and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases.
Prevent Blindness Georgia
Prevent Blindness Georgia partners with agencies around the state to provide eye care for their clients.
Vision Rehabilitation Services
Vision Rehabilitation Services is dedicated to assisting individuals who are visually impaired or blind so that they may function independently in all of their environments. VRS provides practical tools and proven techniques to help clients carry out their daily activities.
Savannah Association for the Blind
Savannah Association for the Blind is a private, nonprofit agency serving the general public in southeastern Georgia and coastal South Carolina. Their mission of Savannah is to provide rehabilitation services designed to help blind and visually impaired individuals in all walks of life function independently in their homes and in the community.