Underserved Vision/Hearing Services

Center for Sight and Hearing

Offers evaluation and treatment of vision and hearing impairments for children and adults. Also offers communication assistive technology, interpretting services, instruction in Braille and sign language, and vocational assistance. Routine eye exams offered for children with special needs. Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance accepted. Audiology Clinic open M-F 8-4:30. Vision Clinic open M-Th 9-4:30. Emergency interpretting services available 24/7.

Also provides job search and on-the-job training for individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or low vision. CSH has a Simple Solution store with assistive technology devices for sale. Staff can help with computer and typing skills and assist with scheduling sign language interpreters and captionists for interviews, job training, meetings, classes, and other appointments.

  • 8038 MacIntosh Lane (street)
    P.O. Box 5944 (mailing)
    Rockford, IL 61107
  • Phone: 815-332-6800, TTY: 815-332-6820
  • Emergency interpretting service: 815-966-2058
  • Fax: 815-332-6810


Crusader Community Health Optometry Services

WEST STATE: M-F 9am-5pm.

  • 1200 West State Street
    Rockford, IL 61102
  • Phone: 815-490-1600


Walmart Optometry Services

Accepts Medicaid.