managed by J. Bouws
The AMD-Netz will enhance the quality of life of patients with macular degeneration via information and overall provision.
As NGO we offer instruments and help for affected people and their familiy members as well as people and organisations, that help them with medical treatment or social help.
Offers of AMD-Netz are
- barrier-free Website www.amd-netz.de (German) including online forum and extensive information about AMD, low vision, rehabilitation, tipps and tricks etc.
- Register of contacts with regional search option of ophthalmologists, low vision specialists, social counselors, self-help groups, rehabilitation or tape librarys
- Hotline for non-medical questions
- Film "staying indipendent with low vision"
- training for medical staff
- individual patient information dependent of diagnose
- networking events for all institutions and people involved in medical and social care and aid to enhance learning from each other
- research projects
- App "Makula"
Die Spende wird für die Aktualisierung der Website verwendet, auf welcher Patienten und Angehörige wichtige Informationen zur Erkrankung AMD, Therapien und möglicher Unterstützung bei Sehverlust erhalten.