Blind / Visual Impairment Basics
Understanding what a child with vision loss needs to fully participate at school, home, and in the community begins with identifying and supporting their unique needs as early as possible. The following resources provide an overview of causes, evaluation procedures, and services for children with visual impairments/blindness.
Understanding Vision Loss
Gain a better understanding of the scope of blindness and visual impairment with this overview.
Causes of Vision Loss
Learn about the indicators or red flags of vision loss and the most common causes with links to additional information.
Screening and Diagnosis for Vision Loss
Gather information about the screening and evaluation process used to diagnosis problems related to vision.