Prevention of Blindness


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General Information
Description of ProgramPresent education and public awareness programs that promote the importance of good eye health and safety, and share information about potentially blinding eye conditions. Share important information about signs and symptoms of various eye diseases and conditions,and ways to keep and make the most out of the vision you have.
The Prevention of Blindness Program also provides eye screenings for preschoolers and adults, functional vision clinics for financially eligible children, and to assist low income individuals in obtaining eye exams and glasses through contracts with local eye care providers.
LocationLycoming
Geographic AreaBradford, Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, and Tioga
Public TransportationYes.
Facility/ADA AccessYes.
Intake ProcedurePlease contact the office.
Funded ByPennsylvania Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services, Harry Plankenhorn Foundation, Lions Clubs of 14G, Lycoming County United Way, Clinton County United Way
 
Client Information
EligibilityThose interested in functional vision clinics for children and remedial eye care under contracts with local eye care providers must meet income eligibility requirements. Please contact their office.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationWeekdays, 8:30am to 4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameMary Crawley
Contact's PositionPrevention of Blindness Coordinator
Contact's Phone570-323-9401
Physical Site Address 12121 Reach Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipWilliamsport, PA 17701
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 3292
Mailing City, State, ZipWilliamsport, PA 17701
Main Phone570-323-9401; 866-320-2580
Fax570-323-8194
Program Emailncss@ncsight.org
Web Addresswww.ncsight.org/index.html
 
Director Information
Director's NameLori Love
Director's PositionPrograms/Services Director
 
Additional Information
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Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
North Central Sight Services
This Program: Prevention of Blindness
Affiliated Services: Adult Vision Screenings-North Central Sight Services
Blindness Education Programs-North Central Sight Services
Child Vision Screenings-North Central Sight Services
Functional Vision Screenings for Children-North Central Sight Services
Remedial Eye Care-North Central Sight Services