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By Lucette Moramarco
Associate Editor 

Lions Club brings vision tests to Fallbrook students


Last updated 11/5/2018 at 9:12am

The Spot Vision Screener measures the physical condition of a person's eyes and can identify problems like astigmatism.

According to Fallbrook Union Elementary School District nurse district nurse Kitty McNeil, FUESD has formed a new partnership with the San Marcos and Escondido Lions Club to help students with vision care.

"Many of the children who attend school in our community are in need of vision and hearing services, some of which face barriers to receiving care such as the cost of examination, transportation to receive services, intellectual disabilities and language barriers," said McNeil.

To address these barriers, Lions Club members Norm Mackenzie of San Marcos and John Ruiz of Oceanside brought t...

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