KidSight Receives Support from VeteransLoans.com

Experts believe that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more children have developed Myopia (Nearsightedness) due to more screen time and less playground time. To ensure more Missouri children with vision issues get the vision care they need, VeteransLoans.com is...

Make the Impact of a Lifetime with KidSight

When Hannah was in 3rd grade, she was diagnosed with amblyopia. She had never complained of a vision issue because her right eye was compensating for the decreasing vision in her left eye. And despite her parents keeping up to date with check ups, she slipped through...

KidSight Creates Partnerships to Serve MO Kids

Julie is an incredibly sweet and kind 10 year old who has been wearing glasses for the past 3 years. Unfortunately, her family is uninsured and they have not been able to afford new glasses so Julie has been wearing the same pair for 3 years. In addition to having an...

What is Your “Why”: Team Hermann

Our screening team from Hermann, MO has screened over 2,000 children since 2019. In the last year, "Team Hermann" has provided KidSight screenings for kids in SEVEN Missouri counties! We asked them why they choose to screen with KidSight and this is what they said:...

Ensuring Bright Futures for Kids Like Claire

When Claire was 5 and in kindergarten, she was referred by a KidSight vision screening. Her parents made an appointment with their family eye doctor. Claire walked out of that appointment with a new pair of glasses. Her mother, Laura, said, “I thought it was no big...

KidSight Volunteers Set Sights on Helping MO Kids

Helen Keller once said, "Alone we can do so little. Together we can do so much." We couldn't agree more! KidSight volunteers are vital to our reach and essential to achieving our mission of preventing childhood vision loss. During National Volunteer Month, we want to...