Healthy Eyes Eyeglass Program
An applicant is qualified if they:
•are at 200% of the current Federal Poverty Guidelines;
•do not have any other eyeglass benefits they can access;
•have a valid eyeglass prescription that is less than two years old; and
•have not previously participated in this program (unless there has been a change in their prescription or their eyeglasses have been damaged beyond repair)
930 Commonwealth Ave.
Patients seeking adjusted or reduced fees for services must complete an application, and include documentation when indicated. Documentation could include 4 recent pay stubs, a copy of current year Income Tax or a W-2 Form. If the child receives free/reduced lunch at school, this status is accepted, if verified by the school. The information provided is confidential and will only be used for determination of need by the New England Eye Institute. If approved the determination will be valid for up to one year or until a change in financial status occurs. Any changes to financial status must be reported immediately. This Financial Assistance Program is a payer of last resort. Other insurances must be billed/verified prior to using this program.
For more information, call 617-262-2020