Specializing in Low Vision & Blindness Products

The Carroll Store, located on the Carroll Center campus, specializes in providing low vision products, adaptive devices, and technology for the blind and visually impaired. You may purchase products online, over the phone or in-person. Don’t see an item you are looking for? Items not kept in stock may be special ordered if prepaid.

CoronaVirus Update: The Carroll Store is taking phone and online orders only and will be shipping product daily. No walk-in sales at present. Please order online at www.carroll.org/store or call the Store at (617) 969-6200, extension 240.

Optical Services

Our optical services specialize in low vision aids for children and adults who are visually impaired, which includes telescopes for distance vision, prism lenses, magnifiers for near vision, as well as electronic aids. Our high-quality lenses are available in all prescriptions and highly customizable. From lenses that turn into sunglasses with UV or glare protection, to goggles for sports as well as a great selection of fit-over and polarized sunglasses. Optical services are available by appointment only. Please call to schedule an appointment today.

Leasing Options

Not ready to buy a video magnifier? We have many leasing options on a wide-variety of desktop and portable video magnifiers. Leasing costs range from $25 to $60 per month. Visit or call for the latest inventory.

Please call to make an appointment: 617-969-6200 ext 240

Hours of Operation

Mondays: CLOSED
Tuesdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Thursdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Fridays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturdays: By Appointment Only

Available Payment Options

You can pay for mail orders or in-store purchases by cash, check, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Discover; Online orders accept PayPal and all major credit cards. We also have gift certificates available in amounts of $10, $25 and $50!