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Mission Cataract USA

Mission Cataract USA is a program providing free cataract surgery to people of all ages who have no other means to pay. Surgeries are scheduled annually on one day, usually in May.

Website:  www.missioncataractusa.org

Phone:     800-343-7265

Posted in Medical

Lions Clubs International

Lions Clubs International helps people to receive eye care through local clubs.  Find a local club by using the “How do I request assistance?” button or the “local clubs” button.

 Website:   www.LionsClubs.org

Posted in Medical

VISION USA

Vision USA provides free eye care to uninsured low-income workers and their families. From the home page, scroll down to the Public Health heading and then click on Vision USA.

 Website:  www.aoa.org

Phone:     800-766-4466

Posted in Medical

Eye Care America

A public service foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), this site offers information and tells you if you are eligible for free eye exams and eye care for up to one year. 

Website:  www.eyecareamerica.org

Phone:     800-222- EYES (3937)

Posted in Medical

ABI’s Bankruptcy Pro Bono Resource Locator

The American Bankruptcy Institute’s national database of legal aid organizations.

 Website:  probono.abiworld.org

Posted in Financial Assistance, Legal Assistance

Disabled American Veterans

This non-profit organization helps disabled veterans with an assortment of programs.

Website: www.dav.org

Posted in Disability Resources

Special Needs Children Information

This site has articles and information for parents and family members on a wide variety of special needs topics as well as a directory to other support sites that are specific to a large range of disabilities affecting children. 

Website: www.childrensdisabilities.info

Posted in Disability Resources

Paralyzed Veterans of America

While the site is for veterans, it also offers general information helpful to non-veterans on spinal cord disease and injury and legal rights.

Website: www.pva.org

Posted in Disability Resources, Medical

Hearing Loss Association of America

The site offers both educational and support services to those with hearing loss.

Website: www.hearingloss.org

Posted in Disability Resources, Elderly and Aging

American Foundation for the Blind

This site has a search engine to find organizations that provide services to the visually impaired and their families, as well as offering information about living with vision loss, technology and education.

Website: www.afb.org

Posted in Disability Resources, Medical