Macular Degeneration Support Inc. (MDS), offers a host of online resources for people with macular degeneration and related diseases.
The organization's web site contains: more than 1500 links to low vision-related resources, library, book store, an email discussion group, chat room, and literary contributions--writings by people with low vision.MD Support is a non-profit, public service organization. It was created in 1995 by Dan Roberts, a retired educator. Its director and staff are all visually-impaired volunteers.
The organization publishes a "web book" containing the same information as its web site which are distributed at cost to individuals who do not have internet access. There are currently two volumes of the Web Book. Individuals who purchase the two volume set can receive bi-annual updates. According to MD Support, any profits from the sale of the Web Books is used for the organization's outreach efforts.For more information about MD Support, use the organization information below.
Macular Degeneration Support Inc.
3600 Blue Ridge
Grandview, MO 64030