Children and Eyewear

  • Childrens Eyewear at Curtis Vision

    It is just as important for children to get their eyes tested as it is for adults. Detecting visual conditions as early as possible can lessen the impact of a child's vision later on in life. Detecting visual conditions as early as possible can lessen the impact on a child's vision later in life. Genetics mean that your child may be at greater risk of developing eye conditions such as Myopia.

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  • What children's eyewear solutions are available?

    Child Spectacle SubsidyChild Spectacles Subsidy

    Who can get the spectacle subsidy?

    A child or young person who is 15 years of age or under, provided:

    • the parent/guardian or child has a valid community services card, or
    • the child has a current high use health card.

    There are also clinical guidelines your child will need to meet. Your optometrist will discuss these guidelines with you during your appointment.

    Find out more here

    Eyewear Solutions

    It is critical to find a frame that fits correctly when purchasing glasses for children. Our friendly and experienced dispensing optician will help you find a frame that fits your child correctly and comfortably. Fit is especially important with children so that the child will wear them whilst looking through the correct part of the lens. Our childrens range includes Avengers, Disney Princess, Spiderman and Frozen 2.


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Are eye conditions genetic?
    Yes, some eye conditions such as glaucoma, cataracts, retinal degeneration and eye malformations are genetic, and your child is at an increased risk.

    Is my child at risk for an eye condition?
    Take this online assessment for children available on My Kids Vision website

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  • We recommend that you have a routine comprehensive eye examination every two years to ensure your eye health and that any necessary optical correction is updated or provided for your daily needs.  Request an appointment for a comprehensive eye examination today!
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