The Seniors Eyecare Program ensures that every senior has access to medical eye care and promotes annual, dilated eye exams. It raises awareness about age-related eye disease, including cataracts, provides free eye care educational materials and facilitates access to eye care.
The Seniors EyeCare Program is designed for people who:
- Are US citizens or legal residents
- Are age 65 and older
- Have not seen an ophthalmologist in 3 or more years
People may call the toll-free help line at 800-222-EYES ( 3937) anytime, for themselves and/or family members and friends to see if they qualify for a referral to a volunteer ophthalmologist or to request free eye care information.
To see if you qualify or for more information you can go www.eyecareamerica.org