Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a medical condition that results in a loss of central vision because of damage to the macula at the back of the eye. It affects the ability to read, recognize faces and handle other simple day-to-day tasks. AMD is the leading cause of blindness in the US for people above the age of 60.

The Macular Degeneration Partnership provides information and support for people affected by AMD, as well as their family and caregivers. This includes:

The History of AMD and the Macular Degeneration Partnership

For more information about the Macular Degeneration Partnership and the services they offer, visit

The Discovery Eye Foundation
Age-related macular degeneration partnership supported by The Discovery Eye Foundation.
6222 Wilshire Blvd Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA