How to register as a new client
If you or a family member needs support adjusting to sight loss, then Blind Low Vision NZ are here to help. Whether its strategies, ideas, practical or emotional support so you can continue to do what you want, or connecting you with others who have similar experiences, we can help you get the support you need.
If you are interested in becoming a Blind Low Vision NZ client, click on the link/button ‘Register for Services Now’ below, to complete our online registration form. A friend or family member can also complete the form on your behalf. If you would like assistance filling out the form please call us on 0800 24 33 33
Please note, we will need the following information from you in order to begin your registration:
- Your contact details.
- Next of kin or alternative contact.
- The name of your Ophthalmologist or eye health practitioner.
- A copy of your most recent eye report (ideally as an electronic file).
If you don’t have a copy of your eye report, we suggest you contact your eye health practitioner first to obtain this. You can ask your practitioner to make an online ophthalmic referral on your behalf. This will provide us with the information we need to begin your registration.
Ophthalmic Referral – Health Professionals
If you are a health professional and would like to refer someone to Blind Low Vision NZ, please click on the Ophthalmic Referral button below.
What happens next
We will be in touch within 2 working days to talk to you about your request for services, and to get any further information we might need.
Once we understand more about your needs, we will talk with you about how we can help. If there is something urgent you need help with, you can let us know at any time.
Find out more about Blind Low Vision NZ’s services and how we might be able to help you.
If you need to get in touch with us, you can reach us on 0800 24 33 33