There The community of Madrid to a stranger help with buying prescription glasses hence the families with sons and daughters under 14. Its amount amounts to 55 euros per year.
The advantage is part of health plan presented at the beginning of the year by the president of the Madrid region, Isabel Díaz Ayuso, and seeks relieve the ophthalmological needs of children of the above-mentioned age.
However, one of the controversial aspects of the measure is that, at the same time income level is not taken into accountso even The application of a millionaire family will be accepted.
The aid will be based on a agreement between the Community of Madrid and the College of Opticians and Optometrists. The signing of the document is expected to take place in the coming weeks, since the intention of the Regional Executive is that the measure comes into force in 2024.
Consequently, To send applications you will have to wait for the ratification of the aforementioned agreement. and that a time interval for their receipt is announced. Estimates from the Community of Madrid indicate that Some 135,200 children under the age of 14 could benefit from this aid which will have a total allocation of 7.5 million euros.
The aid will operate through a direct discount of 55 euros which will be applied when purchasing from opticians joined the agreement. It can only be requested once a year for each child under the age of 14 who needs to purchase prescription glasses.