By Tangela Henry, I&A Assistant for Aging Services — Many elderly people can’t afford the treatment they need to correct vision impairments. Good News! South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) Aging Services, in cooperation with area optometrists, are providing reduced-cost eye exams and eyeglasses to qualified elderly individuals in Southwest Oklahoma. In order to qualify, participants must be 60 years of age or older, and/or an ADvantage consumer, live in Beckham, Custer, Washita, Roger Mills, Kiowa, Greer, Harmon, or Jackson counties, meet certain income and resource guidelines. Elderly and/or disabled ADvantage applicants must not be case managed by any agency…

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