Category: Mobile Vision Clinic

Thousands of Students See Clearly For The First Time

Conexus for Children’s Vision has been screening kids for vision problems and providing free glasses, and they’re doing it in some of the biggest pockets of poverty in the community.When 6-year-old Tay-shun Williams put his new glasses on the first time, his hand flew to his mouth, giggled, and smiled ear-to-ear. This past school year, […]

Conexus Partners with Vision to Learn to Bring Glasses to Kids in Richmond

20,000 students in Richmond Public Schools (RPS) have benefited from a free program providing vision screenings, vision exams and glasses, celebrated today at an event featuring state and local leaders.  The Richmond program, which began in October 2017, helped students in schools across RPS to ensure every student has the glasses they need to see […]

Conexus Launches Richmond Mobile Project

Last week, Conexus technicians delivered VisioCheck to the 389 students at Redd Elementary in Richmond.  The technology based, comprehensive vision program identified 126 students (32%) with potential vision problems, which is well above the 25% national average.  Every child will be sent home with their individualized screening report this week.  The simplistic yet informative report […]