Sharing the Gift of Vision - Preschool Vision Screenings.

Published

05/29/2018

Start Date

08/20/2018

End Date

12/31/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

UCLA Stein Eye Institute
100 Stein Plaza
Los Angeles
CA
90095
United States

Description

Who are the JSEI Affiliates? The JSEI Affiliates are a broad based volunteer network created to support the faculty, staff and outreach programs of the UCLA Stein Eye Institute. . .helping to provide the best possible vision for every person.

Recruiting volunteers to perform vision screening test (acuity test or handheld auto-refractor) with JSEI Affiliates Preschool Vision Screening (PSVS) program. Volunteers will assist the vision screening at various Santa Monica Head Start and State preschools to identify refractive errors or eye muscle disorder. Early detection of these treatable conditions can avoid countless school-age problems. Screenings last approximately two - four hours and are scheduled during a traditional school calendar. No experience required, desired candidates must enjoy working with children ages 3.5 to 4 years of age. Minimum requirement three screenings per season August - December. Screening takes place at local preschools throughout Santa Monica. Volunteers provide their own transportation or carpooling available from UCLA Stein Eye Institute.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

How To Apply

volunteer@jsei.ucla.edu
http://jseiaffiliates.org

For additional information explore other volunteer opportunities at www.jseiaffilates.org or contact Shirley Egbert/Volunteer Coordinator at (310) 206.7128, email egbert@jsei.ucla.edu


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