Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

A man has his eye sight tested.

What we have achieved

55 million
people examined for eye problems since 1966
36.4 million
eye treatments provided, including spectacles and medication
5 million
operations performed to treat conditions such as cataract

See what we are doing

We enable people to lead independent lives

Where we work

People we have supported

Aliya’s story

With the help of Low Vision Devices six year old Aliya was finally able to read and regularly attend school in Hazaribagh, Jharkhand.

Rajesh’s story

With a wife and two daughters, Rajesh was finding it difficult to fulfil the basic requirements of family life until he formed a self-help group.

A young boy sit, smiling on his mother's lap.

Kuldeep’s story

The Singh family’s youngest son, Kuldeep, had been blind from birth. Luckily he was able to receive a cataract operation to restore his sight.