The eye is a complex part of the body and as a result there are also many different syndromes that sight loss may form a part of. Unfortunately we are not always able to produce detailed information for each of these syndromes, some of which are listed below.
- Alström Syndrome
- Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
- Wolfram Syndrome
- Joubert Syndrome
- Mainzer –Saldino Syndrome
- Stickler Syndrome
The Genetic and Rare Disorders Organisation (GRDO) provides a strong voice for voluntary groups representing people with or at risk of developing genetic or other rare disorders in order to achieve better support and services.
Being diagnosed with a condition causing sight loss can be very difficult. The Fighting Blindness Insight Counselling Service provides a range of supports for people affected by sight loss and their families. Click here for more information about the Insight Counselling Service or contact Insight on 01 674 6496 or firstname.lastname@example.org.