|Eye Care Assistance - Northeast Colorado Association of Local Governments||Provides an Eye Care Assistance Program that pays up to $300 per client. Pays 80% of a basic exam and low-cost glasses. Client must pay the difference, based on options they personally choose. One time only service to the client, unless there is a medical necessity such as Glaucoma or Cataracts that warrants monitoring or frequent examination by eye care professionals.
||Morgan County||Northeast Colorado Association of Local Governments||Northeast Colorado Association of Local Governments|
|Family Support Program - Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)||Provides help to individuals who are facing a crisis or unable to afford their basic needs. The goal is to help clients realize their strengths and gain self-sufficiency. In addition to providing mortgage, rent, and utility assistance to qualifying clients, the following types of assistance are provided:
- One-on-one budgeting education
- Connecting clients to resources for employment, housing, domestic violence, medical, and more
- Family goal-setting
- Assistance with higher education or obtaining GEDs
- Money saving tips to lower energy bills
- Loan modifications on mortgages
- Partial payment assistance with urgent dental, vision, or upcoming medical procedures
||Summit County||Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)||Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)|
|Financial Assistance for Eye Care Services - Lions Club of Meeker||Assists individuals to obtain glasses and discounted eye care services through the Sight Conservation Program.||Rio Blanco County||Lions Club of Meeker||Lions Club of Meeker|
|Financial Assistance for MVEA Customers - Mountain View Electric Association||Operation Round-Up is a fund to assist customers of Mountain View Electric Association (MVEA). The fund has paid for past due medical bills, propane, utility bills (does not cover MVEA utility bills), car repairs, wheel chairs, dental, glasses, rent, mortgages, and more.
||El Paso County||Mountain View Electric Association||Mountain View Electric Association|
|Glasses Assistance (3224 Independence Rd) Upper Arkansas Area Agency on Aging - Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments||The Upper Arkansas Area Agency on Aging offers vision assistance to seniors. Vision assistance is limited to $300.00 per client per grant year and covers basic frames and lenses. Call or email for more information.||Fremont County||3224 Independence Rd - Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments||Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments|
|Glasses Assistance - Connections 4 Life||Provides assistance obtaining free glasses and an eye exam for those living in 80817, 80911, 80902, and 80925. If you have insurance, but the insurance only covers the exam, they will help obtain the glasses after the exam is complete. If you have no insurance, they will help with both getting an exam and obtaining the glasses.||El Paso County||Connections 4 Life||Connections 4 Life|
|Glasses Assistance - Mission Medical Clinic||Provides free eye exams and free glasses for those who are uninsured or under insured and low income. If someone is on Medicaid they need to get the exam at another location as Medicaid will not cover the exam, then bring the prescription to Mission Medical to have the glasses made.||El Paso County||Mission Medical Clinic||Mission Medical Clinic|
|Glasses Assistance (Salida) - Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments||Provides vision financial assistance to seniors age 60+. Vision assistance is limited to $300.00 per client per grant year and covers basic frames and lenses. This is run through the Upper Arkansas Area Agency on Aging.||Chaffee County||Salida - Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments||Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments|
|Lions Eye Bank Program - Grand Junction Lions Club||Our local club also participates in the Lions Eye Bank Program, whereby our local club donates a portion of the cost of cornea transplants, cataract operations and the treatment of significant vision issues.
Lions Club is a payee of last resort. Services and assistance is not guaranteed.||Mesa County||No physical address||Grand Junction Lions Club|
|Material Aid Assistance - Northwest Colorado Council of Governments||Provides financial assistance to individuals ages 60 and older for vision or dental needs. The maximum amounts of assistance provided are established annually.
||Summit County||Northwest Colorado Council of Governments||Northwest Colorado Council of Governments|
|Medical Expense Assistance - Colorado Springs Elks Lodge||Provides financial assistance for eye exams, eyeglasses, hearing aids, and dental needs through the Trimble Charity Fund.||El Paso County||Colorado Springs Elks Lodge||Colorado Springs Elks Lodge |
|Vision Services Grant - Senior Answers and Services||Provides grants for basic vision services to clients ages 60 and older. Services include:
- Eye exams
- Lenses (including single vision, lined bifocals, and lined trifocals)
- Glasses frames||Denver County||Senior Answers and Services||Senior Answers and Services|