San Francisco Homeless Resource
San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) - Eye Clinic
Address 1001 Potrero, 4th Fl., M21, 94110
Phone 415-206-8000
Hours M-F: 8:30am-12, 1pm-6pm (Appointments)
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1001 Potrero, 4th Fl., M21, 94110

415-206-8000 (General Information)

415-206-4420 (Appointments)

415-206-8558 (Sliding Fee Eligibility Line)

415-206-3842 (FAX)

415-206-8623 (FAX)

24 hours daily (General Information)

M-F: 8:30am-12, 1pm-6pm (Appointments)

M-E: 7:30am-4pm (Sliding Fee Eligibility Line)

Provides eye exams and prescriptions for eyeglasses, does not provide eyeglasses. Provides funds for eyeglasses in specific circumstances. Ophthalmological services including eye surgery, and glaucoma/cataracts assistance. Accepts referrals for free eyeglasses for homeless patients after approval by the Social Services Department. A letter from agency verifying homeless status should be sent with patient to Social Services Department 1C6. Social Services staff will evaluate and determine eligibility for payment of eyeglasses. If eyeglasses are approved by Social Services Department, a voucher(s) will be issued to patient(s) from Department 1C6. (Note: Patients are then sent by Social Services staff to a designated source for their eyeglasses). Usually 1/2 to one month wait. Fees on sliding scale. Spanish, Cantonese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Russian. Wheelchair accessible.