Supporting children born without eyes or with underdeveloped eyes

Welcome to MACS

We are MACS – the UK’s national charity for children born without eyes or with underdeveloped eyes. We support individuals born with Microphthalmia (small eyes), Anophthalmia (no eyes) and/or Coloboma (cleft of the eye) and their families and currently have approximately 1500 members around the UK.

Watch our Introduction to MACS film here

If you are a parent, young person, or health professional, you are in the right place to gain access to essential support and a host of resources including a freephone helpline, financial assistance, respite holidays and practical advice around health and benefits. 

Please take a look around the site to find out more.