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.

Optical Services

We are proud to offer comprehensive frame and eyeglass lens options by our experienced optician. 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. We also have colorful and lightweight frames for the general public. Our high-quality lenses are available in all prescriptions and highly customizable. They include single vision, bifocal, occupational or progressive. We use the latest technology and brand name lenses such as Trivex, Hi-index, Varilux, Zeiss and many others. From lenses that turn into sunglasses with UV or glare protection, to goggles for sports we also offer a great selection of Sports Eyewear including Rec Specs and Smith Optics.

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
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm (last Sat of every month)

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!