The Nystagmus Network is the oldest charity in the UK providing support and information about the eye condition nystagmus. The charity was established in 1985 and has been at the forefront in the promoting a better understanding of the condition as well as leading the way in funding the research to find effective treatments. The Nystagmus Network is widely accepted as the leading source for all information relating to nystagmus and has held various international research workshops.
The charity also provides a support network to families so that they have access to answers about various subjects relating to such a complex eye condition. Nystagmus is a relatively common condition which affects around 1 in 1,000 people in the UK. This means the support work that the Nystagmus Network undertakes is vital.