Dedicated to curing childhood hereditary blindness, including ocular albinism and other related genetic vision disorders. Sponsors genetic research to gain scientific understanding and develop therapies and cures for these conditions. Provides information and support to families of blind and visually impaired children and to other organizations and service providers. Seeks to increase awareness among parents and medical practitioners of the warning signs of ocular diseases in newborns. Works to develop the first Patient Database Registry for ocular albinism and other genetic vision disorders.
12671 High Bluff Drive, Suite 300San Diego, California http://www.visionofchildren.org