Eye Van

Celebrating five decades of mobile eye care

The VLRC Eye Van is a fully equipped, mobile eye clinic that travels more than 6,000 kilometres annually to provide service to people in remote regions of Northern Ontario.


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About the Eye Van

Since 1972, the VLRC Eye Van has been providing eye care to thousands of people in Northern Ontario each year.
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2024 Eye Van tour

This year’s tour will see the Eye Van visit 20 communities over 28 jam-packed weeks!
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Eye van health and safety

We’re committed to protecting the health of all patients and staff members aboard the Eye Van.
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Contact the Eye Van

Have questions about the Eye Van or want to refer a patient? Get in touch.