Journal article

A self-management program for low vision: Program overview and pilot evaluation

Gwyneth Rees, Jill E Keeffe, Jennifer Hassell, Melanie Larizza, Ecosse Lamoureux

Disability and Rehabilitation | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2010


Funding Acknowledgements

Thanks to Janet Cronin for facilitating the pilot groups and her help in developing the 'Living with Low Vision' program. We would also like to thank Vision Australia for their support in this project especially the staff at the pilot centres, those involved in recruitment and all guest presenters. Thanks to the program participants for taking part in the pilot evaluation. This project is funded by an Australian Research Council Linkage grant. We would also like to thank the Jack Brockhoff Foundation the Victorian Lions Foundation and Eye Research Australia Foundation for their support. Dr. E. Lamoureux is funded by the NHMRC Career Award Fellowship and Prof Jill Keeffe is funded by the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital's Wagstaff Fellowship in Ophthalmology.