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Want to Help Homeless and At-Risk Veterans? Then Volunteer at Vista Stand Down

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Healing California

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 5 people are interested
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Now more than ever Healing California need your help in providing essential vision care to homeless and at-risk veterans and their families at the 5 th Annual North County Stand Down at Green Oak Ranch in Vista.

We will be offering eye exams, and prescription glasses made and dispensed on site.

We provide all necessary equipment, including PPE, autorefractors, phoropters, slit lamps, and a tonometer for testing. If you are an Optometrist you may wish to bring an ophthalmoscope or a trial lens kit if you prefer, but it is not necessary. We have morning, afternoon, or full-day shifts.

Volunteer Needed

General Support: Setup, Registration, Line Control, Patient Escorts, Logistic, Breakdown, etc.,

Vision: Optometrists, Opticians, Optometric technicians, and Vision lab technicians

COVID-19 protocol

  • Patients are seen by appointment only to avoid crowding
  • All volunteers will be screened and have their temperature taken before they can treat patients
  • All patients will be screened and have their temperature taken before they can receive care
  • All PPE, including N95 masks are provided
  • Hepa Filters

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About Healing California

Location:

919 South Freemont Ave., Suite 338, Alhambra, CA 91803, US

Mission Statement

We provide free, quality dental and vision care to those in need in California.

Description

We need help to deliver much-needed services to homeless veterans and those in need at pop-up community health clinics and Veteran Stand Downs throughout the state. We offer dental cleanings, fillings, and extractions. We will also be offering eye exams, glasses made on-site and glasses dispensing on site. General Support: Setup, Registration, Logistic, Breakdown, etc., Dental: Oral Surgeons, General Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, and X-ray Technicians Vision: Optometrists, Ophthalmologists, Opticians, and Optometric, Ophthalmic and vision lab technicians Medical: Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, and EMT’s We provide all the equipment, supplies, logistical and any other support our volunteers need so all you need to do is show up and use your skills, qualifications, and experience to take care of patients. The process is quick, simple and free for both our patients and volunteers. We have morning, afternoon

Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

Fri Sep 17, 2021 - Sat Sep 18, 2021
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM  

WHERE

1237 Green Oak RoadVista, CA 92081

(33.15747,-117.23026)
 

SKILLS

  • Community Outreach
  • Patient Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • General Support, please plan on arriving at 7:30AM

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