Due to the number of children in need, an estimated 1 in 250 children are visually impaired, 1st Veterans Kids Care’s mission has expanded. In 2013 we create Youth Eyecare Services, (Y.E.S.) a program to identify and provide initial vision screening for school aged children. The program has grown into a full Vision and Literacy Initiative that establishes and sustains a professional learning community focused on improving community members literacy and learning at home, in school and in the businesses.
Why Vision and Literacy Initiative? Eye-Opening Facts