Eye See... Eye Learn

Alberta Association of Optometrists


Description
Ensures eye health or vision problems are not a factor in preventing kindergarten students from reaching their maximum learning potential by providing eyeglasses, if they are required, free of charge.

Service offers:

  • information (English and French) for parents sent to all Alberta schools with a kindergarten class each fall
  • if a kindergarten student requires them, a pair of eyeglasses (free of charge) following an eye exam with an optometrist
  • classroom visits by an optometrist that can be requested through the Alberta Association of Optometrists

Affiliation: Government of Alberta
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • kindergarten students
  • in Alberta
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • a list of participating optometrists can be found online
  • contact a participating optometrist to book an appointment (when booking, mention booking for an Eye See...Eye Learn appointment)
  • contact Alberta Association of Optometrists to request a classroom visit by an optometrist

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-800-272-8843
Telephone
780-451-6824
Fax
780-452-9918
Web Site
http://www.optometrists.ab.ca
Email
alberta.association@optometrists.ab.ca
Languages
English - Eye See...Eye Learn and vision information brochures are available in: Arabic, Chinese, Punjabi, Spanish, and Tagalog.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 11, 2024
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Closed statutory holidays.