Narayana Nethralaya in Bangalore is a renowned eye care hospital known for its comprehensive range of services in Ophthalmology. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and a team of experienced doctors and staff, they provide excellent eye care services to patients. The commitment to quality care and patient satisfaction has garnered a strong reputation in the field. 

Vision-Aid and Narayana Nethralaya Collaboration
– A groundbreaking partnership for Vision Care and Rehabilitation

On January 8th, 2024, Vision-Aid joined hands with Narayana Nethralaya to establish the Narayana Nethralaya Eye Foundation – Vision-Aid Resource Center. This groundbreaking partnership aims to provide comprehensive vision care and rehabilitation services. 

The partnership aims to establish a model for comprehensive vision care, with Vision-Aid contributing vital infrastructure to the Vision-Aid resource center. Essential equipment and state-of-the-art assistive devices will be provided, addressing the needs of the underprivileged and those from lower socio-economic groups. 

Specialized care for Cerebral/ Cortical Visual Impairment:

Narayana Nethralaya has a devoted center for pediatric population who are diagnosed with Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) 

CVI therapy involves a multidisciplinary approach for maximizing the functional vision improving the quality of life, helping in educational and vocational support through a holistic approach. 

Future joint Goals:

  1. Comprehensive vision rehabilitation:
    Together we aim to achieve the comprehensive model of low vision care accessible to everyone in the region of in and around Karnataka.

  2. Rehabilitation Programs
    Integrating Vision-Aid’s proven rehabilitation programs with our existing services including various training facilities including Orientation and mobility training, Assistive technology training. 

  3. Community Outreach
    Our collaborative efforts focus on raising awareness and promoting inclusivity within communities. 

  4. Training and Skill Development Programs: 
    A diverse range of training and skill development programs will be rolled out, fostering education and empowerment. Professionals will benefit from sponsored training courses, enhancing their expertise in catering to the visually impaired. 

Our Impact

The collaboration promises to introduce and run new programs specifically tailored for visually impaired individuals in Bangalore and Karnataka. Narayana Nethralaya becomes a beacon of hope for those seeking specialized services, with the added support of Vision-Aid.