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Your Professional Partner in Comprehensive Patient Care


Eye care professionals can entrust their patients affected by vision loss to our nationally recognized model of comprehensive and professional vision rehabilitation services. Services are provided by certified vision rehabilitation professionals united with a purpose: to help your patients receive the comprehensive care they need. From fall prevention skills to effective use of remaining vision and proper medication administration— our instructors guide your patients to help them move beyond their vision loss issues.

Referral of patients with low vision for vision rehabilitation is the standard of care promoted by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Please watch our 90 second video of Florida ophthalmologists endorsing Vision Refer HERE 

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Sign up below–it only takes 2 minutes.

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Comprehensive Statewide Referral Link for Eye Care Professionals


Refer your patients with vision loss to our certified team of low vision therapists, vision rehabilitation therapists, and orientation and mobility specialists. It’s fast, easy and HIPAA compliant with www.VisionRefer.org.

  • One-time registration of your practice.
  • Secure submittal of patient’s name, date of birth, phone number and home address—plus optional notes.
  • Your referral will automatically be routed to the vision rehabilitation agency serving that patient’s community for next business day contact of your patient and your office for an eye medical report, as well as scheduling of services.
Register Today
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VisionRefer! is a partnership of

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“Florida Agencies Serving the Blind is a national model of excellence for partnerships among organizations serving people living with visual impairment. The innovations Florida ASB is bringing to the state also are supporting doctor – patient relationships and wise public policy, especially critical for Florida which has one of the highest rates of growth especially in Older Adult vision loss.”

Roxann Mayros, CEO, VisionServe Alliance

Latest Blog Posts

HR 620 Weakens Rights of Visually Impaired March 29, 2018 by Amy Grissom
- The Americans With Disabilities Act is under attack.  The votes of Florida Senators Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio are needed to protect the rights of people who are visually impaired. The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), the landmark civil rights law for people with disabilities, was signed in 1999 by President George H. W. Bush… ...
Vision awareness month September 29, 2022 by Dave Steele
- Vision awareness month October is almost upon us and it marks the beginning of a very busy and important month for all those associated with the blind community. It’s vision awareness month, world blindness awareness month, world sight day and white cane awareness day to name just a few. There will be events taking place… ...
From the Other Side September 26, 2022 by Amy Grissom
- The majority of the poetry that I write talks about the experiences so many of us share living with blindness and low vision. It’s speaks of the challenges we face in fighting for our independence, the misconceptions surrounding blindness and how people still don’t understand how it’s a spectrum with many different shades and most… ...
The Ripple Effect September 18, 2022 by Amy Grissom
- The first week of my trip here has been unforgettable. Working with ASB, Barb Calhoun from Let’s Get Artsee and Ronee and the team at the Conklin Davis Center for the Visually Impaired has been a huge success. This was the launch of my good friend Barb’s first event for her non-profit Let’s Get Artsee… ...

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