CLEVELAND -- WKYC and Medworks are holding a phone bank today , to schedule appointments for the Medworks free vision clinic.
The clinic will take place at the W.O. Walker Center on Saturday, September 22nd from 8am-4pm, and appointments are necessary.
The phone bank will begin at 10am, and will last until all appointment slots are filled.
The local number to call is (216) 858-6250. The toll free number to call is 877-790-7370.
MedWorks hopes to serve 400 patients the day of the clinic. Each patient who is in need of glasses will receive a free pair. These glasses will be made on-site that day as well as at different locations throughout Ohio and distributed to patients following the event.
This event will be staffed by optometrists, opticians and ophthalmologists from all over Ohio.
Eye doctors are still needed for this event. If you are an optician, optometrist or ophthalmologist interested in volunteering a few hours of your time at this event, please contact the MedWorks office.
MedWorks provides care to those who find themselves in need regardless of their income level, citizenship, or geographic residence. Those who have other options for care, please reserve this clinic for those most in need.