Since 1985, this award-winning program has helped more than 2 million people get sight-saving care and resources from volunteer eye doctors (ophthalmologists) across the United States. EyeCare America has been recommended by AARP, Reader’s Digest, Dear Abby, and more.
New Eyes assists individuals in the United States who have no other resources with which to obtain a basic pair of eyeglasses. Approved applicants have no out-of-pocket costs in receiving their New Eyes glasses. Applicants must have an eyeglasses prescription dated within the last 24 months, including their pupillary distance (PD) measurement before applying.