Opening Eyes

Healthy Athletes Opening Eyes

The Special Olympics-Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes program is a vision and eye health screening in partnership with the Lions Clubs International Foundation. Led by volunteer vision care professionals, Opening Eyes is able to offer prescription eyewear, sunglasses, and sports goggles to Special Olympics athletes.

Athletes who require followup services are referred to local professionals.

Global Opening Eyes fact sheet

If you have questions about Opening Eyes, please contact:

Sarah Russell, SOBC Coordinator, Sport & Health Science
Email srussell@specialolympics.bc.ca
Tel 604-737-3081
Toll-free 1-888-854-2276