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Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind - Free Publications List


These publications are available by contacting RVIB at the number below.

A blind child in my classroom

A guide to O&M for children with a vision impairment

Babies Like Us

Building design for people who are vision impaired

Driving dilemma

Employment Services

Experiences of a blind baby

Gift suggestions for young children

Glossary of terms related to vision and vision impairment in children

Guidelines for the production of computer generated large print

Infants with albinism

Information kit for volunteers

Information package for O&Ms working with diabetes

Physiotherapy of the multi-disabled child who has a vision impairment

Pensions, benefits, concessions for people who are blind or vision impaired

Possible effects of vision impairment on physical development

Recreation services

Regional early childhood services

Services booklet

Strategies for teaching adults with vision impairments

Swimming for children with a vision impairment

Teacher competencies, an evaluative checklist for teachers of learners with VI

Technology and the RVIB

Tips for living with one eye

Training Adults with Vision Impairments (General Strategies) Section 1

Training Adults with Vision Impairments (Computer Training) Section 2

Understanding age-related macular degeneration

Understanding cataracts

Understanding diabetic retinopathy

Understanding glaucoma

Understanding keratoconus

Understanding orthoptics

Understanding retinitis pigmentosa

Understanding Stargardts

Working with people who have vision loss


Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind

Information and Referrals Unit

557 St Kilda Road

Prahran 3181

Tel: (03) 9522 5222 Fax: (03) 9529 3589

TTY: (03) 9521 2719

Email: [email protected]


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NHMRC Guidelines for Diabetic Retinopathy

ICEE - International Centre for Eyecare Education

ICEE Media Release

Redfern Aboriginal Eye Care Clinic

RVEEH Retinopathy Poster

Lions Eye Health Program - Australia resource materials

Australian Lions Working with the Vietnamese Community

Eye and Ear Hospital Services

Australian Lions working with the Turkish Community

Diabetic retinopathy diagnosis and managment

Australian Optometrists detect Diabetic Retinopathy

Latest titles in Ophthahlamology

National accredited Training Program - Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Maculopathy

Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy: A Planning & Resource Guide



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