August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. You can help raise awareness of children’s vision and eye health as kids head back to school. At Advanced Eyecare Optometry we believe healthy vision contributes to children’s school readiness, ability to learn, overall healthy development and ability to reach motor developmental milestones and that vision screening and eye care are essential components of strong vision health care.
PreventBlindness.org asks that you help share these resources with colleagues and parents/caregivers:
As always, the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health at Prevent Blindness is available for presentations, webinars, and technical assistance on the connection of vision to learning, the importance of early detection of vision conditions, and evidence-based vision screening methods and tools.