LOW VISION/ASSISTIVE DEVICE
At St. Nicholas Low Vision Centre, we do provide optical and non-optical devices with different types of electronic magnifiers and also Braille Display devices which has different features and usage respectively.
Technologies in low vision assistive devices have advanced over the years to provide a wide variety of visual aids to individuals with low vision. Besides treatment options, low vision assistive devices help restore individuals to a lifestyle of increased visual independence.
Non optical devices improves the efficiency of a low vision person to move around and enhance their independent living. Examples of non-optical devices are white cane, talking watch and calculator, reading stand, dark line papers and lamp.