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Welcome to Retina UK

We are a charity supporting people affected by inherited sight loss and investing in medical research to help make their challenges a thing of the past.

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The Big Give Christmas Challenge

Make a donation between midday on 28 November and midday on 5 December and it will be doubled!
Double your donation

How can we support you?

Whether you are looking for practical information or emotional support, online, by phone or face-to-face, we’re here to help.

Featured news and resources

Resource The Spring 2023 edition of the Retina UK newsletter, Look Forward, which includes articles about our upcoming events, research updates and more.

Look Forward – Summer 2023 – Issue 180

Did you join either of our Conferences this year? You can read about them inside this edition of Look Forward. We’ve had some fantastic feedback from our delegates so if you weren’t able to attend, you can watch or listen to the recordings from the day on our website.

Unlock Genetics

Find out how genetic testing may help you and your family discover more about your inherited sight loss condition and how to unlock choices.

Find out more

Get involved

Join us in person or online for one of our upcoming events or why not take on a challenge to support Retina UK.

Run Locally

As well as many of the well known races we also have places available in hundreds of local runs. Wherever you live, you can run as part of Team Retina UK!


Various dates and locations available. Skydiving is an exhilarating experience, and you can do this while supporting our cause.