When you are first diagnosed

Tips for your doctor’s appointment and questions to ask your doctor.


Information about the different eye conditions that cause sight loss.

Putting in eye drops

Tips and tricks on how to use eye drop treatments, and where to get more help if you’re having trouble.

Health professionals

If you’re an optometrist, ophthalmologist or other eye health professional, you’ll find information about referrals and working with the Blind Foundation here.

Preventing eye damage

Read our advice on how to protect your eyesight in daily life.


Find research about eye health and its impact on New Zealand.

Latest statistics

The latest statistics about the blind and low vision community, at a glance.