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Saving Sight.
Changing Lives.
providing free vision services to Utah communities since 1955.
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Who We Are

Friends for Sight works passionately each day to save sight and change lives.

About Friends for Sight

Latest Announcement

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Working with local school districts, SightFest provides day-long events offering free eye exams and glasses to children whose families cannot afford vision care and do not qualify for other programs like Medicaid.

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Upcoming Events

1 Dec
Merit Academy
Date Dec 01, 2022 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
1 Dec
Reid School Screening
Dec 01, 2022 09:00 am - 10:00 am
2 Dec
Dec 02, 2022
5 Dec
Canyon Grove (Pleasant Grove)
Dec 05, 2022 09:00 am - 11:30 am
5 Dec
Canyon Grove (Tooele)
Dec 05, 2022 09:00 am - 11:30 am

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While renewing your driver license or vehicle registration, please donate $2 to Friends for Sight.

67 Years of Impact...

0.5 million +
people have received services from FFS
students screened
preschool children screened
free exams and glasses given

Eye Health Awareness

Each month we highlight eye health and safety issues by providing information about eye safety, threats to vision and available community resources. 


What is a Cataract?

A cataract occurs when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy due to the abnormal clumping of proteins.

Did You Know?

  • Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide
  • You can get cataracts in one eye or both eyes — but they do not spread from one eye to the other
  • By age 80, most people either have cataracts or have had cataract surgery
  • Cataract surgery is one of the most common operations in the United States