Just last week BelizeKids.org answered the request of Melanie Paz and Jan Brown of the Lions’ Den in San Pedro. They have been working since November 2015 to screen and diagnose eye-sight issues for the children on the island.
The donation of a new Plus Optix Screening Device by BelizeKids.org will help the effort immensely. It is a handheld machine that allows health care providers to detect most common vision disorders in kids as early as possible so that kids with irregularities can be referred for special care.
BelizeKids.org remains steadfast in our goal: to improve eduction and healthcare for the children of Ambergris Caye.
For the full article, please see the San Pedro Sun.