Other Links

 

All About Vision A large website with information on keratoconus and other eye conditions including contact lenses. Also a lot of general eye health information including topics such as eye health, vitamins and sunglasses.
National Keratoconus Foundation (NKCF) NKCF is a non-profit organisation dedicated to increasing the awareness and understanding of keratoconus and the support of scientific research into the cause and treatment of keratoconus. Although based in the USA, the NKCF has members world-wide.
Access to work Access to Work can help you if your health or disability affects the way you do your job. It gives you and your employer advice and support with extra costs which may arise because of your needs.
Accuvision Booklet about keratoconus
Accuvision Website Accuvision website
Fight For Sight The main UK charity dedicated to funding research to prevent sight loss and treat eye disease
Bausch and Lomb Innovative Sclerals Ltd now Bausch and Lomb, was founded in 1992 dedicated to scleral lens design, manufacture and clinical consultancy in scleral lens practice.
KC Freedom The Global Keratoconus Support Group in pursuit of excellence in safety, quality & teamwork to secure our future worldwide.
Keratoconus Australia The Australian keratoconus self-help and support group.
Keratomania Another useful information site
Seeability.org Transforming eye care for people with learning disabilities with information and support for carers. A lot of literature about keratoconus.
Moorfields Eye Hospital Moorfields hospital in London is one of the world’s leading eye hospitals, providing expertise in clinical care, research and teaching and education.
NHSBT UK Organ Donation Would you take an organ if you needed one? Nearly everyone would. But only 27% of us have joined the Organ Donor Register. More than 10,000 people in the UK currently need a transplant. Please register and encourage others.
RNIB Supporting blind and partially sighted people. Information on talking books, braille and insight radio.
Royal National College for the blind (RNC) Welcome to the Royal National College for the blind, the UK’s leading college of further education and training for people (16+) who are blind or partially sighted and with other disabilities.
The Eyesite Information for the public and healthcare professionals on disorders of the ‘front’ of the eye and their treatment, provided by Simon G. Levy, consultant ophthalmologist.
Vision UK Vision UK is an umbrella organisation which facilitates greater collaboration and co-operation between organisations within the UK, which focus on vision impairment and operates on a national, regional or international basis.
Associazione Malati di Cheratocono The Italian keratoconus self-help and support group, written in Italian.
Asso Kératôcone The French keratoconus self-help and support group, written in French.
Keratoconus-bg A keratoconus site in Bulgarian.
Keratoconus blog from Jim Kokkinakis, an optometrist The main purpose of this blog is to raise the level of information on this very misunderstood condition and hopefully lower the level of concern that commonly is perpetuated by misinformation.