141029 - Vision Australia
- : Online
An educational presentation from Vision Australia recorded for online viewing provides insights on the impact of vision loss, and outlines services available, and process and timing for referral.Relevance to General Practice
General practitioners (GPs) are ideally placed to coordinate care of individuals with visual impairment to enable them to access appropriate community supports and necessary services. Vision Australia is an organisation that offers a wide variety of services and support for people with vision impairment, at a number of locations across Victoria. Services include ideas, strategies and support by connecting with people who have similar experiences, as well as digital access tools, speech technology, home visits, brochures, and simulation glasses.
This educational presentation from Vision Australia provides insights on the impact of vision loss, and outlines services available, and process and timing for referral.