Eye See . . . Eye Learn is a program for kindergarten-aged children. Any child who has a comprehensive eye exam by a doctor of optometry and requires eye glasses will be provided with a free pair.
No forms are necessary, just book an appointment with your optometrist and tell them you would like to take part in Eye See . . . Eye Learn.
Did you know?
- Alberta Health covers the cost of comprehensive eye exams for all children in the province until age 18.
- 25 per cent of children in Alberta begin grade one with an undiagnosed vision or eye health problem, which can interfere with their ability to learn.
- 80 per cent of learning is visual, which make having a comprehensive eye exam an important start to a child’s learning journey.