We are an eager team of motivated Lebanese Optometrists and Volunteers who commenced Vision Care Association (VCA) as a non-profit organization that provides free eye-care assessments along with other medical, educational, and social services for all individuals across Lebanon and the Middle East, regardless their divergent backgrounds.
As VCA, we are helping to transform lives through the gift of vision for sight is the most treasured of our senses. It can make a distinction between a life of poverty and opportunity. Thus, serving as a catalyst to making an outstanding difference in advanced eye care profession.
What makes our team special?
Despite coming from various backgrounds & distinct areas across Lebanon & have studied at different universities or institutes we were able to unite optometry from Beirut to Beqaa, North, and South…
We have a lot of common: “ A Passion for Optometry ”
Since the launching of Vision Care Association on July first, 2017 and until April fifth, 2019
5120 patients were provided with free eye care assessments
33 Surgeries were conducted in collaboration with LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital
The first ophthalmic mobile clinic in the Middle East in terms of dimensions, features, equipment, and medical staff
Working on amending a just and equitable law for the Optics & Optometry profession in Lebanon to combat corrupt and unlicensed optical shops, preserve students and graduates rights, and raise the level of the optometric profession.
The law is now officially released, waiting for the appropriate application.