Volunteer Opportunity

Sharing the Gift of Vision - Preschool Vision Screenings

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Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group | Los Angeles, CA
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Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group


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Start Date

August 27, 2019

End Date

December 12, 2019

Times of Day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Who are the Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group? The Support Group 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 for The Support Group Preschool Vision Screening (PSVS) program. Volunteers will assist the vision screening at various Santa Monica Head Start, State and private preschools to identify possible refractive errors or eye muscle disorder. Early detection of these treatable conditions can avoid countless school-age problems. Screenings last approximately two - four hours on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning. No experience required. A brief training will be provided at the school site and/or new volunteers will be partnered with a trained volunteer. Desired candidates must enjoy working with children ages 3 to 4 years of age. Minimum requirement four vision screenings per season. The season starts the last week of August to December's holidays. Screenings takes place at local preschools throughout Santa Monica, Westside and parts of the San Fernando Valley. Volunteers provide their own transportation or carpooling available from UCLA Stein Eye Institute.

Who are the Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group? The Support Group 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…

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  • Training Provided

How To Apply

For further information and UCLA Health System Volunteer application please contact Shirley Egbert/Volunteer Coordinator at (310) 206.7128, email egbert@jsei.ucla.edu

For further information and UCLA Health System Volunteer application please contact Shirley Egbert/Volunteer Coordinator at (310) 206.7128, email egbert@jsei.ucla.edu

Location

UCLA Stein Eye Institute

100 Stein Plaza, Rm 3-219, Los Angeles, CA 90095
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