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Melbourne Metro and Regional Victoria

Low vision services in Victoria are offered by the following service providers (in no particular order). These services are not affiliated with the Eye and Ear so please contact each service directly to organise an appointment.

Note: there may be payment required for these services so please discuss this directly with the service.

East Melbourne Optometry and Low Vision Centre
Provides assessment of visual function for patients with moderate or severe vision impairments, and prescription of spectacles and other optical aids.
Phone: (03) 9654 1331
Website: www.emlowvision.com.au

HumanWare
Supplier of a wide variety of products for people with low vision from portable magnifiers to desktop units.
Phone: 0488 298 819
Website: www.humanware.com

Pacific Vision
Supplier of a large selection of low vision aids and products.
Phone: 1800 756 849
Website: www.lowvision.com.au

Quantum
Specialist providers of optical, electronic and lighting products for people with low vision.
Phone: 1300 883 853
Website: www.quantumrlv.com.au

Vision Australia
Provides services, advice and products for people who are blind or have low vision to access and fully participate in every part of life.
Phone: 1300 84 74 66
Website: www.visionaustralia.org.au

Guide Dogs Victoria
The leading state-wide provider of orientation and mobility services for all Victorians.
Phone: (03) 9854 4444
Website: www.guidedogsvictoria.com.au

Disclaimer This document describes the generally accepted practice at the time of publication only. It is only a summary of clinical knowledge regarding this area. The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital makes no warranty, express or implied, that the information contained in this document is comprehensive. They accept no responsibility for any consequence arising from inappropriate application of this information.

  • Low Vision Services #102
  • Owner: Orthoptics
  • Last Reviewed: September 27, 2019
  • Next Review: September 27, 2022