If you or someone you love needs eye care, but cannot afford it, the following organizations can help:
- Seniors EyeCare Program, EyeCare America, 655 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94142; 877-887-6327 or 800-222-EYES; Fax: 415-561-8567; http://www.eyecareamerica.org/eyecare/public/seniors.cfm
- VISION USA, American Optometric Association, 243 North Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63141; 314-991-4101 or 800-365-2219; Fax: 314-991-4101; www.aoanet.org
- Lions Clubs International, 300 West 22nd St., Oak Brook, IL 60523-8842; 630-571-5466; http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/content/vision_index.shtml
- EyeCare America ? Glaucoma EyeCare Program, EyeCare America, 655 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94142; 877-887-6327 or 800-391-EYES; Fax: 415-561-8567; http://www.eyecareamerica.org/eyecare/public/glaucoma.cfm
Income Eligibility: Determined on a case-by-case basis; will vary according to program and location.
The Matthew Lesko’s Club gives you access to resouces like this and helps you all the way with live libriarians, training videos and application help. All types of free money programs are covered, including help for government grants for students