Sight, perception and hallucinations – other resources

Discover other helpful organisations that may help to provide further information regarding hallucinations and perception problems.

Other useful organisations

Dementia and Sight Loss Interest Group

The Dementia and Sight Loss Interest Group aims to develop and promote better understanding of the issues facing people affected by dementia and sight loss. It also provides materials, resources and tools that contribute to good practice.

Macular Society

0300 3030 111 (helpline)
[email protected] (advice)
[email protected] (information)

Macular Society is a national charity offering support and advice for anyone affected by central vision loss.

Royal National Institute of Blind People

0303 123 9999 (Monday to Friday 8am–8pm, Saturday 9am–1pm)
[email protected]

RNIB is a charity that offers support and advice to blind and partially sighted people in the UK.

Further information 

Last reviewed: March 2016
Next review due: March 2019

Our information is based on evidence and need, and is regularly updated using quality-controlled processes. It is reviewed by experts in health and social care and people affected by dementia.

Reviewed by: Dr John Paul Taylor, Wellcome Intermediate Clinical Fellow and Honorary Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University; Daniel Collerton, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust and Associate Clinical Teacher, Newcastle University; Paul Ursell, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Lead Cataract Surgeon for Epsom & St Helier University NHS Trust; College of Optometrists

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