State-Run Programs

The following states participate in VISION USA using a local screening agency. Please refer to the instructions in your state.

State Refer to State Program
Arizona  1-800-346-2020 to inquire about vision services in Arizona 



California Vision Foundation
2415 “K” Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
On Line:
Phone: 1-800-877-5738
Fax: 916-448-1423
Click here to download an application. 
Colorado  Colorado is currently revising its program, no examinations until further notice. 


Hawaii Optometric Association
220 S. King Street, Suite 801
Honolulu, HI 96813-4526
Phone: 808-537-5678
Click here to download an application. 
Kansas  Contact your local Salvation Army 
Kentucky  Kentucky Vision Project
PO Box 1422
Frankfort, KY 40622
Or visit for an application or visit the nearest Salvation Army location for an application. 


Minnesota does not participate in the Vision USA program.  For services in your state, contact the:
Minnesota Optometric Association, Inc.
3800 American Blvd W Ste 1500
Bloomington, MN 55431-4429
Phone: 952-921-5880


Montana is not participating in the Vision USA program but you can contact the Montana Optometric Association at:
36 South Last Chance Gulch, Suite A
Helena, MT 59601
Or call: 406-443-1160 for referrals to other groups that might be able to assist you with a free eye exam. 
North Dakota 



Please send completed applications to: North Dakota Optometric Association
921 South 9th Street
Suite 120
Bismarck, ND 58504
Phone: 701-258-6766
Click here to download an application 


Wisconsin’s program is limited to children under 18 years of age.
Write to:Vision USA – The Wisconsin Project
6510 Grand Teton Plaza, Suite 312
Madison, WI 53719
Phone: 877-435-2020 
Wyoming Wyoming Department of Family Services in your county or call DFS at: 307-777-6800 and ask about the “Give One Day” program.


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