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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… ...
Low Vision Awareness Month February 7, 2023 by Dave Steele
- February is Low Vision Awareness Month, and there is no better time to highlight the many different conditions that cause low vision and share the stories of those affected by it. It’s also important to raise awareness of why it’s important to protect your eyesight. Learning about the causes and risk factors related to low… ...
RP Awareness Month February 2, 2023 by Dave Steele
-   Ever since I was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa or RP almost 9 years ago I’ve come to understand the importance of raising more awareness about this condition and the many other inherited retinal diseases that affect people around the world. Before I was diagnosed I didn’t know a lot about RP. I first heard… ...
OrCam MyEye first impressions January 30, 2023 by Dave Steele
- OrCam MyEye first impressions So this week I want to share something a little bit different. Just over a month ago I was contacted by Orcam, who are a company based in Israel who make assistive technology for the blind and visually impaired. I’ve been aware of OrCam for a number of years now as… ...

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