Other Information

At the moment, RNIB is not aware of any organisation which specifically deals with this condition. RNIB has over 60 services and you may find some of these useful, for more information contact:

Royal National Institute of Blind People

105 Judd Street, London WC1H 9NE
Tel: 0303 123 9999
Email: helpline@rnib.org.uk

Royal College of Ophthalmologists

17 Cornwall Terrace, London NW1 4QW
Tel: 020 7935 0702
Website: www.rcophth.ac.uk

One Clear Vision

Advantage Business Centre, 132 Great Ancoats Street, Manchester M4 6DE
Email: info@oneclearvision.org
Website: www.oneclearvision.org
Making things bigger can also help you to see around the floaters. Our publication "Making the most of your sight" will help you make the most of your sight while you experience floaters, and it is free to individuals. For more information or to order a copy, call our Helpline on 0303 123 9999.
  • Starting out: Making the most of your sight (PDF, 1,357 KB)
  • Starting_out_Making_the_ most_of_ your_ sight.doc (58 KB)

About this guide

We do all we can to ensure that the information we supply is accurate, up to date and in line with the latest research and expertise.
The information uses:
Royal College of Ophthalmologists guidelines for treatment
clinical research and studies obtained through literature reviews
information published by specific support groups for individual conditions
information from text books
information from RNIB publications and research.
For a full list of references and information sources used in the compilation of this webpage, email publishing@rnib.org.uk or call 020 7391 2006.
This information has been produced jointly by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and Royal National Institute of Blind People, with sponsorship from The Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation.
© RNIB and RCOphth January 2014
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