Prevent Blindness Texas

General Information

Prevent Blindness Texas
3610 Fairmount Street
Dallas Texas 1 75219
(214) 528 5521
www.preventblindnesstexas.org

Brief Description

PBT touches the lives of thousands of Texans each year through public and professional education, advocacy, certified vision screener training, community outreach and patient service programs. Prevent Blindness Texas is the only organization conducting free vision screenings for children, adults and seniors in North Texas and providing vouchers for free eye exams and free eyeglasses.

Staff

Pat Melton, Regional Director, pmelton@preventblindnesstexas.org

Sonia Oladapo, Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator, soladapo@preventblindnesstexas.org

Services Offered

  • Assessment
    • Performs screenings for seniors to determine problems with visual field or visual acuity.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides referrals as necessary to appropriate vision specialist.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Offers low vision services.

  • Professional Training
    • Training available in vision screening certification. Offers certification for adult/child vision screening and photoscreener.