Fwd: Vision resource
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From: Daisy Ybarra <daisy.ybarra@...>
Date: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 at 3:20 PM
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Date: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 at 10:55 AM
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Please share with your network and community!
From: Margaret Coins <MCoins@...>
Sent: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 10:45 am
Subject: Vision resource
This is valuable information! Good morning everyone, I located a resource I wanted to share with you all. The resource provides free glasses (frames & lenses) and exam to youth that meet the following criteria: 1. 18 years-old or younger 2. Has not graduated high school (GED or adult school is ok) 3. No MediCal or other insurance 4. US citizen The contact person: Ana (323) 234-9137 (stated there are other vouchers that maintains other criteria, i.e. undocumented youth- please call and ask for her what she has available based on a case by case basis). Ana is available between the hours of 9 a.m.-5p.m (early morning calls are preferable) Location: The Optometric Center of Los Angeles 3916 S. Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90037 (Located on Broadway, between King & 39th). 323-234-9137 (to schedule appointments and for questions). They have a website as well: http://www.eyecarela.com/ Same day appointments are available in some cases. NOTE: I have attached the form needed to be completed (this form is provided to individuals when they arrive for their appointment). Please share with others that may benefit from this service. Thanks to this resource, the youth whose case I worked on will be receiving not only a free eye exam, but also glasses (including the frame & lenses) Thanks, have a great day. Eileen Eileen Del Pino, RN, MSN Public Health Nurse LA County Dept. of Public Health Health Care Program for Children in Foster Care Probation Division 1601 Eastlake Avenue, Rm B Los Angeles, CA 90033 (323) 226-8690 Office (323) 276-5391 Fax Important: This message is intended for the exclusive use of the recipient(s) named above. It may contain information that is protected, privileged, or confidential, and it should not be disseminated, distributed, or copied to persons not authorized to receive such information. If you are not the intended recipient, any dissemination, distribution, or copying is strictly prohibited. If you think you have received this e-mail message in error, please notify the sender immediately. This communication is intended for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain information that is privileged, confidential or otherwise exempt from disclosure under applicable law. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify the sender and delete any copies. Thank you.
--Daisy YbarraField Deputy
Councilman Joe Buscaino15th District, City of Los Angeles10221 Compton Avenue, Suite 200Los Angeles, CA 90002Fax: (213) 473-5132