For optical information about General Vision Services (GVS), provider locations or to schedule an eye examination online please go to:

It is no longer necessary to pick up GVS Vouchers at the FFT Office.  For those members who use the GVS Optical Benefit, all members and vendors can access eligibility info twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week either by telephone or via the internet.  The telephone number is 516-396-5561.  The website is  The website provides eligibility info and provider locations for GVS stores.  If you need claim forms for other providers, they are available on our website.