One dead person can give vision to 2 persons if eye balls are harvested within 6 hours. well organised eye bank is functioning with the help of public support, Non-Governmental and Governmental organisations. Eye donation awareness programmes are being conducted in various parts of Chennai periodically.
Regular free eye camps are conducted in slums and schools for the weaker section. Till date we have conducted 510 free camps. Our mobile eye clinic cum van transports poor patients to the base hospital for free cataract surgery with IOL implantation. Accommodation is also provided free of cost.