September 16, 2015
EVF brings vision screening to school children at Kenathukadavu, Pollachi in Tamil Nadu
1528 children at the Kenathukadavu High School near Pollachi in Tamil Nadu accessed eye screening services brought to them by the Essilor Vision Foundation. Of these 160 children underwent refraction and 36 children were prescribed and provided with spectacles while 37 children were referred for higher care at the base hospital. Team from Aravind Eye Care System conducted the screening and the EVF volunteers from Essilor Sankar and Co, Coimbatore and members of Lions Club, Pollachi coordinated the event.