Mobile Eye Care Clinics

VSP Mobile Eyes features deluxe eye care clinics on wheels, staffed by VSP network doctors who are volunteering their expertise, and outfitted with state-of-the-art exam rooms, dispensaries, and optical finishing labs. When not helping in times of disaster, our fully funded mobile eye care clinics travel to community events across the U.S.


VSP Mobile Eyes developed from the relief response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005. VSP was on the scene to help doctors, whose practices had been destroyed, to quickly return to providing eye care, and to offer no-cost replacement eyewear for community members.

Today, together with VSP network doctors and partnering organizations, three VSP Mobile Eyes clinics are ready to transform sight wherever it’s needed most. Patients in need are able to receive comprehensive eye exams and, if needed, glasses—often the same day.

If you've received an eye exam or new glasses on board a VSP Mobile Eyes clinic, we'd like to hear how it has made a difference in your life.


Upcoming Events

VSP Mobile Eyes will be partnering with local VSP doctors and community organizations to provide no-cost eye exams and, if prescribed, glasses to adults and children in need at the following locations:


Catholic Charities Center for Hope

Flint, MI
Appointments have been scheduled for community members in need who qualify.



Santa Ana, CA
This event is open on a first-come, first-served basis to adults and children who qualify.


CommunityHealth West Town

Chicago, IL
Appointments are being scheduled for community members in need who qualify.


Soquel Conference Center

Soquel, CA
This event is open on a first-come, first-served basis to those who qualify.


DeMarcus Cousins Elite Skills Basketball Camp

Sacramento Charter High School
Sacramento, CA
This event is open on a first-come, first-served basis to adults and children who qualify; however, youth participating in the DeMarcus Cousins Elite Skills Basketball Camp will have first priority.


Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy

Washington, D.C.
Appointments are being scheduled for children enrolled in the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy.



Arlington County Courthouse
Arlington, VA
This event is open on a first-come, first-served basis to adults who qualify.


Featured Stories

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Connie's Story

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Superstorm Sandy

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An Optometrist's Story


All the volunteers were wonderful. This service was a blessing at just the right time. My son needs to wear glasses all the time. His glasses were recently broken and I didn’t know how I was going to replace them. Now he won’t have to struggle to see in class and he will be able to see. I’m grateful for all the help I received today.

Sarah S.


My experience with VSP has been a blessing. I would like to thank both Tyreke Evans and VSP for this opportunity to receive glasses over the years. I have not been able to afford glasses, nor do I have vision insurance. Since I retired in 2004, I could only afford the Dollar Store reading glasses. Thank you.

Phyllis J.


I would like to thank everyone. I haven’t been able to see good in years. When I was at one of the stations and about ready to cry from being so excited about new glasses I wasn’t able to afford myself – thanks to you I will be! Thank you for answering my prayers. Thank You and God Bless!

Brenda C.

North Carolina

I had a beautiful experience with VSP. I enjoyed the wonderful hospitality I was given. I found out that I had a problem I didn’t even know existed. But overall the service was great!

Pamela C.

New York

Thank you so much! What a great experience and now my daughter is ready for second grade! Thanks again!

Sarah H.


Best eye exam ever…most thorough! Happy, happy, polite people! I love you! Thank you.

Sue L.


Take Action

Volunteer On-board a VSP Mobile Eyes Clinic in Your Community