The construction of an eye clinic can make qualified eye care available to all.
Training local professionals is at the heart of our work. An education brings self-sufficiency and creates more opportunities to help others in the surrounding areas.
Cataracts are the main cause of avoidable blindness worldwide. They can be treated relatively easily with a 15-minute-surgery.
An unadjusted refractive error is the main cause of avoidable low vision worldwide. Wearing glasses can have a great impact on someone’s life and environment.
Screening & Prevention
A one time antibiotic dosage can prevent blindness. Testing school children for glasses can change their future dramatically.
There is a rather large group of people with eye problems that cannot be treated. The clinic could also help these people with rehabilitation to make their life easier