Nagalaxmi before strabismus surgery and after strabismus surgery

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are as many as 1.4 million blind children worldwide who are affected.

Although the Eye Foundation of America serves people of all ages, we have a special place in our heart for children because it is they who have the most to lose. Visually impaired or blind children grow up without the same advantages as sighted children. Unable to read and write, they often cannot support themselves as adults and become a burden on their families and communities.

Learn more about the EFA’s efforts to eliminate avoidable blindness in children below …