Eye Services

Gift of Sight, Hearing, & Dentures (CAC): 546-6262

Office on Aging
611 Winona Street, 37917
For Knox County residents who cannot afford them, program provides low-cost eye exams and eyeglasses. There is no initial fee; participants repay over time based on ability to pay. Service is limited by available funds.  |  Website »

East Tennessee Technology Access Center (ETTAC): 219-0130

116 Childress Street, 37920
Provides information and access, through loan and donation, to assistive equipment and products for people with visual and other disabilities. Sliding scale fees.  |  Website »

Low Vision Center: 687-1232

Eye Xcel
715 Callahan Drive, 37912
Provides rehabilitation for patients with visual impairments. People with moderate to severe vision loss can retain independence and quality of life through training on assistive devices, including reading and magnifying glasses, skills training, and referrals to other support.   |  Website »

Low Vision Support Group (CAC): 523-1135

Office on Aging O’Connor Senior Center 611 Winona Street, 37917
Meets quarterly and for special occasions. Resource information and social support for senior adults with any degree of vision loss. Free.