Our vision is of a world where all people affected by MACS conditions enjoy the same opportunities as everyone else.
Our mission is to become the leading authority on MACS conditions and to provide comfort and support to people impacted by them.
Our core values are:
Offering acceptance and inspiring trust
MACS is here to support our members at each stage of their journey. We provide: Emotional support through our helpline and Facebook support group Financial assistance by giving our members grants […]
Our Staff Liz Bates, Chief Executive Officer Liz joined MACS in May 2019, as the Chief Executive Officer. Liz has previously worked for DeafBlind UK for 7 years as a […]
Meet some of our members! Parents of children with a MACS condition share their stories and experiences since receiving their child’s diagnosis.
We owe our origins to a journalist from The Observer who, in 1993, was investigating the possibility that Microphthalmia, Anophthalmia, and Coloboma, were caused by pesticides (scientific proof of this has not been […]
Our Strategy In 2018, MACS did a comprehensive Review of Services in which we consulted with members through workshops, online surveys and telephone interviews. The Board used the information gained […]