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Macular Disease Foundation Australia

Phone: 02 9261 8900

Fax: 02 9261 8912

Location: Suite 902, 447 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000



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Description: Provides a range of information and support services for people living with macular disease, their families and carers. MDFA operates a free National Helpline 1800 111 709 providing disease information, wellbeing support, nutrition and lifestyle coaching and resources for living well with all types of macular disease, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and diabetic eye disease. MDFA also holds free community education seminars to raise awareness. It is the peak body advocating on behalf of the macular disease community and provides research funding.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm EST

Contact: Helpline 1800 111 709

Disability Access: Yes (lift, toilet)

Area Served: National

Languages (other than English): Mandarin, Spanish, Portuguese and Sinhalese. MDFA offers professional translation services if required. It offers printed information in Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Vietnamese.

Volunteering Note: Administration volunteers welcome.

Keywords: Vision Impairment; Support Groups; People with a Disability; Systemic Advocacy; Office Work Volunteers; Older People; Broad Community

Alternative Names: MDFA

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