Let’s talk about vision loss

Meet Cheryl: artist and traveller

Cheryl is smiling to camera, standing in front of her artwork, and wearing an art apron


“My mum had an eye condition so it was very likely that I could get it. I was very aware to watch for it.” When Cheryl was 60, the eye specialist confirmed the retired nurse’s instinct.

This is Cheryl’s experience of living with vision loss.


What’s next?

If you or a loved are experiencing vision loss and would like to know about the range of options on offer to you, please call 1300 84 74 66 or visit visionaustralia.org.

Listen to the experiences of others living with blindness or severe vision loss. In their own time, they connected with a range of supports allowing them to continue doing the things they have always done like reading, traveling, working and much more.

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