Resources & info

Below is a list of useful resources and information from other webpages and groups with links to babies and children wearing glassses, patching tips etc

 

  • Little four eyes- Little Four Eyes is a community for parents of children in glasses, contacts, or patches, regardless of diagnosis.  It is aimed at parents of kids age 5 and under, though any one is welcome!   There is a wealth of information on this site and it is written by parents who have had similar experiences.Takes you to the main site: http://littlefoureyes.com/about/  Takes you to useful resources to help with patching eg sticker charts

 

  • Kids in Specs UK- This is a UK support group for those having just discovered your children need glasses.

 

 

  •  Moorfield eye hospital-  A great site for children to use with games that might help while little ones are wearing their patches.  It is split into ages Eye Five 3-7, Animal Eye Hospital 8-11 and teensight 12+     

 

  • TheAmblyopia Kidswebsite and blog. Dedicated to creating awareness about Amblyopia (Lazy Eye) in children. Eye Patch Reviews, Amblyopia information, Amblyopia Stories. Parent Resources & Fun activities for kids. Get help with Amblyopia here. Uniting children and parents through Adventures in Amblyopia