This website has information for the public about
laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery. LASIK surgery is meant
to reduce a person's dependency on glasses or contact lenses. It permanently
changes the shape of the cornea, which is the clear covering of the front of
Lions Clubs members work on many different community services. Their vision programs strive to help prevent blindness, improve sight, and improve eye care. You can search for a club near you and find out if you qualify for assistance with eyeglasses or other eye health services.
Prevent Blindness America
211 West Wacker Drive
Prevent Blindness America assists the visually impaired
and provides consumer information on vision problems and vision aids.
Its website has information about eye health and safety for children
and adults. Many states have local affiliates.