- Eye health and eye care
- Parents of Children with Vision Impairments
- Friends and Relatives
- Education professionals
- Health professionals
- Architects & Engineers
- Students and Researchers
- Ways you can assist a person with sight loss
- Best practice guides
Summary: This section provides information for people looking to learn more about sight loss and the prevention of sight loss.
Find out more about how the eye works.
Learn more about the main causes of sight loss.
Information on getting your eyes tested, taking precautions in the sun and at work and on the links between sight loss, nutrition and smoking.
There are currently more than 16,700 people using the services offered by NCBI. Of this figure, more than half (58%) are over retirement age. People of working age, 18–65 years of age, amount to 34% and 8% of our service users are children up to the age of 17 years.