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Are you an ophthalmologist or optometrist who would like to volunteer for one of our mobile clinics? A community member who would like to participate in health fairs or learn about eye screening training? Would you like someone to come out and give your community a presentation on a topic like aging and your eyes, common childhood eye issues or something specific like glaucoma, macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy?

Apply through our Volunteer Application Form or Speaking Request Form



Summer 2021 Newsletter from ISPB & Prevent Blindness IL

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month Many children are headed back to school in the next few weeks. One of the best ways to help students succeed...

My Retina Tracker Genetic Testing Program

Do you have a clinical diagnosis of inherited retinal degeneration (IRD) and live in the United States and/or the US territories? The Foundation Fighting Blindness, in partnership with Blueprint...

New Resources for Reducing Eye Strain from Screens

In response to increased virtual and screen-based activities during the coronavirus pandemic, ISPB and Prevent Blindness Illinois have launched a new awareness campaign, Take a Screen Time Out. All...

Annual Data from ISPB and PB Illinois Shows Pool and Water Sports as Cause of Most Sports-related Eye Injuries

ISPB and Prevent Blindness Illinois have declared September as Sports Eye Safety Month to help keep eyes and vision protected while playing sports. According to annual data from Prevent...