It's Wonderful To See - Preschool Vision Screenings


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

100 Stein PlazaLos Angeles, CA 90024
Princess

About

Who are the JSEI Affiliates?


The JSEI (Jules Stein Eye Institute) Affiliates are a broad based volunteer network created to support the faculty, staff and outreach programs of the UCLA Stein Eye Institute. . .helping to provide the best possible vision for every person.

Recruiting volunteers to perform vision screening test (acuity test and handheld auto-refractor) with JSEI Affiliates Preschool Vision Screening (PSVS) program. Along with a trained eye professional, volunteers will assist the vision screening at various community locations to identify preschoolers who have refractive errors or eye muscle problems. Early detection of these treatable conditions can avoid countless school-age problems. Screenings last approximately two - four hours and are scheduled during a traditional school calendar. No experience required, desired candidates must enjoy working with children ages 3.5 to 5 years of age. Minimum requirement four screenings per year. Screenings takes place at local preschools throughout Los Angeles Westside, Santa Monica and parts of San Fernando valley. Volunteers provide their own transportation.

For additional information, please contact Shirley Egbert the Volunteer Coordinator (310) 206-7128.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • People Skills
  • Pediatrics
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Children Medical Services
  • Child Care

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 2-4 hours per screening
  • Enjoy working with young children.

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