Skip to Content

FamilyConnect®

For parents of children with visual impairments

American Foundation for the Blind® | National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments

Emotional Impact of a Child's Blindness

Leer este artículo en español

If you've just learned that your child is visually impaired, this is probably a difficult time for you and your family. You may be unsure how to tell family members and friends about your child's visual impairment and where to go for support. You may be wondering how your child's visual impairment is going to impact your family and your child's future. These are natural concerns and so we've gathered some information here to help you begin to process your child's recent diagnosis.

services icon Looking for Help?

Join Our Mission

Help us expand our resources for people with vision loss.