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Down's Syndrome Vision Research Unit

With the support of a large and enthusiastic group of families our research has changed eye care practice across the UK and abroad.

Advice for parents of child with Down's syndrome including commonly asked questions.

Advice for identifying and supporting children with visual problems.

Advice for eye care professionals about children with Down's syndrome.

Research studies

For over 20 years our study has gathered evidence on the vision of children and young adults with Down's syndrome and produced recommendations adopted in the UK and further afield.

Our research studies include:

If you are the parent(s) of a child with Down's syndrome and can travel to Cardiff, please get involved.