FACT SHEETS

Fact Sheets- Children's Vision Health – Look in Here for Fact Sheets on Blue Light, Eye Patches, Eye Safety, Sports Goggles, Conjunctivitis, and more- Click here for a pdf format

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Early Childhood

18 Key Vision Development Milestones From Birth to Baby’s First Birthday- Click here for a PDF format

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FOR PARENTS

After a Vision Screening: Information for parents if their child does not pass the Vision Screening

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Spanish Brochure

Haitian Brochure

Portuguese Brochure

Somali Brochure

Vietnamese Brochure

English and Spanish Brochure

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Children's Vision Facts

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Vision Problems Signs and Symptoms

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Guidelines for Children's Vision Health

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FOR EDUCATORS

Children's Vision Facts

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Vision Problems Signs and Symptoms

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Journal of School Health (PDF)

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Think of Vision: Guide for Preschool Teachers – Signs of Vision Problems in Preschoolers You May See in the Classroom. Click here for a PDF format

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Eyes That Thrive: 

Vision Action Plan

Vision Action Plan Compliance Tracker

Children’s Risk Assessment

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For more information: download our Educators Fact Sheet

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FOR EARLY INTERVENTION

Is My Child Seeing Clearly? Guide for Parents of Children in Early Intervention

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Haitian Creole Brochure

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Guidelines for Early Intervention Specialists- When to Refer a Child For a Comprehensive Eye Exam. Click here for a PDF format

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FOR SPECIAL NEEDS

Vision and Vision Loss Resources for Students

Perkins School for Blind: Infant-Toddler Referral Form

Got Transition/Center for Health Care Transition Improvement 

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Cortical Visual Imapairment (CVI)- Click here for information and Resources

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Major MA Vision Centers Treating Children with Developmental DisabilitiesClick here for printable format

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For Professionals

Click here for information about Children's Vision Screening Certification Program

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Healthy Eyes Eyeglass Program

Click here for information

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Facebook Advocacy Group

The Children’s Vision MA Advocacy Group on Facebook is a new internet-based organization whose mission is to identify areas of need for children’s vision services, act on advocacy opportunities to improve access to care, and share resources and information to support improved vision outcomes for children.

Membership is open to parents, grandparents, guardians, caretakers, and families of children who have been diagnosed with vision conditions. Others who are interested in the topic of children’s vision are welcome to join as well.

Click here for more information

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MASSACHUSETTS RESOURCES

Children’s Vision MA 2017 Resource Guide -  A List of Massachusetts Eye Doctors Who Accept Mass Health and Treat Children Under 5 Years Old: Click here for a PDF format

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Mass Health Children's Vision Benefits- Short Synopsis of Current Mass Health Policies. Click here for a printable format

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Massachusetts State Law. Click here

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LINKS TO CVMA PARTNERS

Links to CVMA Partners- Click here for the full list

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