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 The Punta Gorda Lions Club and the Punta Gorda Lions Foundation, Inc. are major providers of sight and hearing care in the Punta Gorda area.  In keeping with the motto "We Serve", we have established our Club level Foundation to provide humanitarian outreach and services through professional and volunteer sources.

  • Direct contact with Lion Member Dr. Jennifer Maples,  Wal-Mart Vision Center who provides eye exams and eye glasses.
  • All Punta Gorda schools are covered by the Lions vision care program through the Association of School Nurses and the VSP program.
  • Close association with the Glaucoma Clinic and specialists who provide a wide range of vision services.
  • Hearing services are provided by Hearing Centers of Charlotte County, the Hear-Now program and our District Hearing Bank.  We cover all Charlotte County.
  • We provide vision and hearing screening to pre-schoolers through the Early Learning Coalition, over 1,000 screened in 2015.
  • Contact Lion's Hotline 941 505-0897 for all information regarding adult screenings, eye exams & glasses or any vision or hearing questions.


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