Lions Low Vision Centers, Inc.

General Information

Lions Low Vision Centers, Inc.
33 Highland Street
New Britain Connecticut 1 06052
(860) 832 9601
http://www.lionslowvision.org

Brief Description

Owned by the Lions of Connecticut-Lions Low Vision Centers, Inc. maintains centers in Greenwich, Danbury, Waterbury, Bridgeport, Southbury, New Britain, Bristol, Bloomfield, Torrington and at the Yale Eye Center in New Haven.

Lions Low Vision Center teaches people who are visually impaired person new ways to utilize remaining eyesight by providing the necessary aids and devices that can increase independence and ease activities of daily living.

All clients must be under the care of an eye care provider and must have a report from that provider in order to be seen by the Lions Low Vision Center.

Staff

Carolyn Messier, Director of Vision Services Lions Low Vision Center, lions_low_vision@sbcglobal.net, 800 676 5715

Services Offered

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides rehabilitation services to individuals with low vision needs.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Provides training and counseling in the proper use of devices prescribed by certified, licensed low vision practitioners.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides training and counseling in the proper use of low vision aids and devices.