A school eye screening programme
This joint programme organised by Rotary Club of Madras Fort, RI District 3230, with Sankara Eye Hospital, Pammal & Sightsavers, aims
Rotary organises printing of data sheets, training materials, arranging distribution of spectacles, hospitality, etc.
Sankara imparts training to the teacher volunteers, refracts children needing spectacles, transports staff and provides free surgery to the children affected with traumatic / congenital cataract.
Sightsavers has met the cost of 13320 spectacles since 2002.