|American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus|
|P.O. Box 193832|
|San Francisco, CA 94119-3832|
|Phone: ||(415) 561-8505|
|Fax: ||(415) 561-8531|
|Web Address: ||www.aapos.org|
The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) provides information and encourages research on medical and surgical eye care for children and adults with strabismus and other eye problems.
|P.O. Box 7424|
|San Francisco, CA 94120-7424|
|Phone: ||(415) 561-8540|
|Fax: ||(415) 561-8533|
|Web Address: ||www.geteyesmart.org|
This website is provided by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. It provides general information and brochures on eye conditions and diseases and low-vision resources and services.
|KidsHealth for Parents, Children, and Teens|
|Nemours Home Office|
|10140 Centurion Parkway|
|Jacksonville, FL 32256|
|Phone: ||(904) 697-4100|
|Web Address: ||www.kidshealth.org|
This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It has a wide range of information about children's health—from allergies and diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.
|National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health|
|31 Center Drive MSC 2510|
|Bethesda, MD 20892-2510|
|Phone: ||(301) 496-5248|
|Web Address: ||www.nei.nih.gov|
As part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, the National Eye Institute provides information on eye diseases and vision research. Publications are available to the public at no charge. The Web site includes links to various information resources.
|Prevent Blindness America|
|211 West Wacker Drive|
|Chicago, IL 60606|
|Web Address: ||www.preventblindness.org |
Prevent Blindness America assists the visually impaired and provides consumer information on vision problems and vision aids. Its website has information about eye health and safety for children and adults. Many states have local affiliates.