Category Archives: Students Doing Research

Department of Human Resources, Labour, and Employment: Province of Newfoundland

Provides a variety of programs for persons with disabilities. These programs are divided into categories such as: education, employment, health, housing, financial support, adaptive sports, scholarships and grants, and transportation. This organization also provides statistics and reports regarding persons with … Continue reading

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The Vision of Children Foundation

Advocates and supports research toward correcting conditions that cause vision loss. Contact Info:  12555 High Bluff Drive, Suite 330 San Diego, CA 92130 Phone: 858-314-7917 Email: info@visionofchildren.org Website: http://www.visionofchildren.org

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The Vision for Tomorrow Foundation

Provides funding for research initiatives and offers support and information for those seeking to learn more about albinism and aniridia. Contact Info: 655 Deerfield Road Suite 100-#130 Deerfield, IL 60015-3241 Studio B Email: info@visionfortomorrow.org Website: http://www.visionfortomorrow.org

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Positive Exposure

Conducts workshops and exhibitions for service providers, schools, and the general public to challenge the stigma associated with physical difference using a very powerful tool to fight discrimination: evocative photographs representing persons of various ages and cultures with albinism. Contact Info: 43 East 20th Street, 6th Floor … Continue reading

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HPS Network, Inc.

Provides support and information for people and families dealing with Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome and related disorders such as Chediak-Higashi Syndrome. Contact Info: One South Road Oyster Bay, NY 11771-1905 Phone: 800-789-9HPS Fax: 516-624-0640 Website: http://www.hpsnetwork.org Email: info@hpsnetwork.org

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American Nystagmus Network (ANN)

Provides information and support regarding nystagmus, an eye condition commonly associated with albinism. Contact Information: 303-D Beltline Place, #321 Decatur, AL 35603 Website: http://www.nystagmus.org

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American Foundation for the Blind

A national nonprofit that expands possibilities for people with vision loss, such as broader access to technology; elevated quality of information and tools for the professionals who serve people with vision loss; and promoting independent and healthy living for people with vision loss by providing relevant and timely … Continue reading

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The National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation (NOAH)

A support and advocacy group for people with albinism and for parents whose children have albinism Contact Information: P.O. Box 959 East Hampstead, NH 03826-0959 Phone: (800)-473-2310 Website: http://www.albinism.org Email: info@albinism.org  

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