Helpful Links

Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO)www.opto.ca
CAO is CAOS’ national affiliate and is the association representing optometrists across the country.

American Optometric Association (AOA) – www.aoa.org/

American Optometric Student Association (AOSA)www.theaosa.org

CAOS

Provincial Associations
Optometric Organizations
Job Opportunities

Eye Care Job Listings – www.jobs4ecps.ca
Breton Communications – www.BretonJobs.com

UWaterloo

Waterloo VOSH – quark.uwaterloo.ca/~vosh/
Waterloo UWOSS – uwaterloo.ca/optometry-student-society/

Contact Lens Resources

CORE – www.core.uwaterloo.ca/resources/ 

Contact Lens Compendium – www.contactlensupdate.com/compendium/ca/ 

Low Vision Resources

CNIB – www.cnib.ca

ADP – www.ontario.ca/page/visual-aids

Home accessibility – www.homeadvisor.com/r/home-accessibility-room-to-room-guide/

Home modifications – www.everydayhealth.com/hs/managing-wet-amd/home-modifications-for-vision-loss/ 

Contrast and colour – www.visionaware.org/info/changing-your-home/redesigning-your-home/contrast-and-color/235 

Lighting – www.pocklington-trust.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Lighting-Guide-2018-PDF-1.pdf 

Creating accessible kitchens – www.akw-ltd.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Kitchen-Visual-Impairment-Guide-Feb-2017.pdf