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Vision Challenges Simulation Glasses Set

ITEM: 54128
£28.00

Overview

Create the realities of six common, age-related visual impairments: cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinopathy, hemianopsia, and detached retina. Designed to be worn over regular glasses or alone, this set of six pairs of simulation glasses made from card stock paper allows users to experience visual impairments whilst attempting common activities. Comes with user guide and visual challenges worksheets. Age 12–Adult.

Details

Help your group understand what it is like to experience age-related visual impairment. This set of six glasses made from card stock paper simulates the visual impairment of cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinopathy, hemianopsia, and detached retina. Users can attempt common daily activities, such as filling out forms, reading, and more, whilst wearing the glasses to understand how the conditions affect people’s lives. Great to talk about ways to help protect vision, including wearing UV-protective lenses, controlling blood pressure, avoiding and managing diabetes, and more. Also ideal for anyone working with older patients to foster understanding of visual limitations. Comes with user guide and visual challenges worksheets. Age 12–Adult.