Other Places To Get Help
|American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus|
|P.O. Box 193832|
|San Francisco, CA 94119-3832|
The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) provides information and encourages research on medical and surgical eye care for children and adults with strabismus.
|P.O. Box 429098|
|San Francisco, CA 94142-9098|
EyeCare America is a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. This site aims to raise awareness about eye diseases and eye care. It has information about eye conditions, treatments, and general eye health. You can check to see if you qualify for a free eye exam.
|KidsHealth for Parents, Children, and Teens|
|Nemours Home Office|
|10140 Centurion Parkway|
|Jacksonville, FL 32256|
This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It has a wide range of information about children's health, from allergies and diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.
|Prevent Blindness America|
|211 West Wacker Drive|
|Chicago, IL 60606|
Prevent Blindness America assists the visually impaired and provides consumer information on vision problems and vision aids. Its website has information about eye health and safety for children and adults. Many states have local affiliates.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference March 14, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology