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Children's Vision Month - Public Service Announcement
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Canadian Association of Optometrists
Sample public service announcement for local media related to Children's Vision Month
Children's Vision Month Public Service Announcement
Eye Doctor Referral Form Letter
An online form developed in consultation with a sample group of eye doctors that simplifies the process of making a referral for CNIB services.
Alarming incidence of eye disease among children and seniors despite increased numbers of eye exams
Despite a majority of Canadians reporting that they have been for an eye exam in the last year, research commissioned by the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO) points to an alarming incidence of eye disease among children and seniors.
Emerging crisis in eye health and vision care requires a workforce to meet the demand
The future of eye health and vision care in Canada is a cause for significant concern, with the prevalence of vision loss expected to increase nearly 30%1 in the next decade.