Chapter 5: Health and Mental Health


Section 9: Vision Care and Eyeglasses


Community Charity Eye Clinic

The Eye Clinic manager Taneisha Wilson can be reached at twilson@skylineurbanministry or (405) 632-2644 ext. 110.

Skyline Urban Ministry
500 SE 15th St.
Oklahoma City , OK 73129

Voice: 

405-632-2644

EyeCare America

Email:

eyecareamerica@aao.org

The mission of the American Academy of Ophthalmology is to protect sight and empower lives by serving as an advocate for patients and the public, leading ophthalmic education, and advancing the profession of ophthalmology.

Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
655 Beach St.
San Francisco , CA 94109

Voice: 

415-561-85000 Headquarters
877-887-6327

Fax: 

415-561-8567

Health for Friends

Email:

hff@healthforfriends.org

Services for adults include clinics, dental care, pharmacy, labs, eye exams and other low cost health care for the uninsured Norman area residents.

317 E. Himes St.
Norman , OK 73069

Voice: 

405-329-4161

Fax: 

405-329-5711

Lions Clubs International

Email:

clubsupplies@lionsclubs.org

Provides financial assistance to individuals for eye care through local clubs. There are Lions Clubs in most localities. Services vary from club to club.

300 W. 22nd St.
Oak Brook , IL 60523-8842

Voice: 

630-571-5466

Mission Cataract USA

Coordinated by the volunteer Eye Surgeons' Association, this project provides free cataract surgery to people of all ages who have no other means to pay. Surgeries are scheduled annually on one day.

Edmond Cataract Institute
3840 South Boulevard Suite 103
Edmond , OK 73013

Voice: 

405-455-3937

Neighbor For Neighbor

Email:

Support@nfntulsa.org

This program provides medical and dental services, legal services, food, housing advice and family assistance. Services include an eye clinic with help for eye exams and glasses.

505 E. 36 St. N.
Tulsa , OK 74106-1812

Voice: 

918-425-5578

Sight for Students

The Sight for Students program is the VSP Vision Care national charity program. Every year, VSP provides free eye exams and prescription eyewear to more than 50,000 children through the VSP private-practice network of more than 30,000 eye doctors. The program operates through a network of community partners who identify children in need.

Operating through a network of community partners, VSP Sight for Students gift certificates provide children in need with no-cost eye care and prescription glasses from a local doctor.

More information about Sight for Students:
https://newsroom.vspglobal.com/global-outreach/sight-for-students
https://vspglobal.com/cms/vspglobal-outreach/gift-certificates.html

Toll Free: 

800-877-7195 (VSP Vision Care)
888-867-8867 (other lines of buisness)