Low vision is a loss of eyesight that makes everyday tasks difficult. A person with low vision may find it difficult or impossible to accomplish activities such as reading, shopping, or driving. Many of these people have been told nothing can be done, but THERE IS HOPE IN SIGHT!
There are many ways to help so that people with low vision can continue to do things that are important to them. Losing vision does not mean giving up activities, but it may mean learning new ways to do them. Low vision services helps patients to learn new strategies and find devices that can assist them.