Art is Her Best Friend

Yvonne is living her dream. She is an artist, dedicated to raising awareness and funds for vision research.

Become a Community Fundraiser

Community events are a fun way for you to join the fight against blindness and fund sight saving research. Host a fundraiser in your community today!

Out-pacing vision loss

Cycle for Sight founder and co-chair, Michael Ovens, will cycle any distance or run any length to help support sight-saving research.

Meet Molly Burke, FFB Youth Ambassador

Youth Ambassador

Molly Burke is a youth ambassador for the Foundation Fighting Blindness, educating the public about living with blindness while delivering a message of hope to those living with vision impairment.

Meet Norma Bastidas, mom on a mission

Mom on a Mission

Norma is the second person in history to run 7 of the planet's most unforgiving environments on 7 continents in 1 year in support of vision research. Read her about incredible journey.

Meet Dale Turner, proof that research does work

Miracles do happen

Dale Turner is the first Canadian to receive an experimental treatment and have some sight restored by gene therapy. Dale is proof that investing in research works.


Vision Quest is an education event for individuals with retinal diseases and their families

Learn more about emerging treatments, revolutionary assistive technologies, nutrition, managing eye disease and more! 

Vision Quest is ideal for individuals & families living with age-related macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, choroideremia, Leber congenital amaurosis, rod-cone dystrophy, Stargardt disease and retinoschisis.

Sessions include: Eating for Healthy Eyes, Restoring sight: The Bionic Eye & Argus II, Stem Cell Research, Your Questions Answered, Assistive Technology and Low Vision Aids, Networking & More!


Choose your city:



You can also register by calling 1.800.461.3331 ext. 263 or mailing in a manual form.


Register now! Special Student & Senior Discount Rates Available


Registration Type

Early Bird Rate 

Registration Rate


Hamilton Session


$20 (After Sun. Oct 19)

General Admission (Calgary & Toronto)


$50 (After Sun. Aug 31)

Student (Calgary & Toronto)

Age 23 & under



Senior (Calgary & Toronto)

Age 65+









Vision Quest 2014 is proudly supported by:


National Major Sponsors

  Bayer: 150 Years Science for a Better Life               Novartis   


Exclusive National Lunch Sponsor

Bausch and Lomb


Exclusive National Breakfast Sponsor

Aroga Technologies  Enhanced Vision


National Workshop Sponsor



Workshop Sponsor



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Vision Quest 2013: Audio

Ideal for patients, family and friends, the Vision Quest patient conference provides a unique opportunity to learn about new and exciting research, ask questions of top retinal experts, and meet other people and families affected by retinal disease. Each year the conference features an exciting new line-up of researchers and topics.

Following the success of the Vision Quest 2013 conferences, we are pleased to provide audio recordings of our keynote lectures and breakout sessions from Toronto, London, Vancouver and Ottawa.

Vision Quest 2013 - Toronto (AMD Only) - Audio

Vision Quest 2013 - London - Audio

Vision Quest 2013 - Vancouver - Audio

Vision Quest 2013 - Ottawa- Audio

Vision Quest 2012: Audio

Looking for even more information? Explore our audio and video recordings of Vision Quest 2012 from St. John's, Edmonton and Toronto.

Vision Quest 2012 - St. John's - Audio

Vision Quest 2012 - Edmonton - Audio

Vision Quest 2012 - Toronto - Audio

Vision Quest 2011: Audio/Video

Looking for even more information? Explore our audio and video recordings of Vision Quest 2011 in Halifax, Vancouver and Toronto.

Vision Quest 2011 - Toronto - Webcast

Vision Quest 2011 - Halifax - Audio

Vision Quest 2011 - Vancouver - Audio

For TACtv's coverage of the Toronto event, please visit our FFB in the News section.

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