Malaysian Association For The Blind

LOW-VISION FACILITIES

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A person with serious visual impairment which affects daily tasks is advised to seek assistance from the MAB Low Vision Unit. This service is part of the “Community Service” provided by The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye hospital (THONEH). An optometrist on a voluntary capacity is available at the MAB Low Vision Unit three times a week. Kindly contact 03-22722672 for details or appointments.

Facilities such as Desktop Video Magnifier and Portable electronic magnifier are provided at MAB Kuala Lumpur as well as at the Rehabilitation Centre in Kinta Valley, Ipoh (State of Perak) and Kinta Valley. This facility complements the efforts of users by easing the strain on the eyes while reading from normal reading materials.