Upcoming Events

23 Feb
Mexican Consulate HF
Feb 23, 2019 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
25 Feb
CDBG Senior Social - Dominguez Park
Feb 25, 2019 10:00 am - 11:00 am
25 Feb
Shauna Shelton's Preschool
Feb 25, 2019 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
26 Feb
Dixie Kids, Inc (St. George)
Feb 26, 2019 9:30 am - 9:30 am
27 Feb
ABC Great Beginnings Redwood
Feb 27, 2019 9:30 am - 10:00 am

SightFest

SightFest with color eye

Working with local school districts, SIGHTFEST will provide day-long events offering free eye exams and glasses to children whose families cannot afford vision care and do not qualify for other programs like Medicaid.

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Eye Health Awareness

  • Age-related Macular Degeneration
    Age-related Macular Degeneration

    Acute macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss for adults over age 60 in the U.S. Having AMD can make daily tasks that require sharp vision, such as driving, reading, and even recognizing faces difficult.

    Acute macular degeneration (AMD) is a disease that causes damage to the central part of the retina called the macula. The macula is responsible for central vision. Symptoms with AMD include:

    Acute macular degeneration (AMD) is a disease that causes damage to the central part of the retina called the macula. The macula is responsible for central vision. Symptoms with AMD include:

    • Difficulty seeing in the center of your vision
    • Trouble seeing in dim light
    • Straight lines start to appear wavy, blurry or missing
    • Fading and/or changes in the appearance of colors
    • Dark, blurry areas or whiteout in the center of vision
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