Effective April 1, 2019, OHIP+ will no longer provide drug coverage for individuals under the age of 25 who have access to private insurance. Therefore, prescription drug claims for children and youth 24 years of age and younger with private plan coverage will have to be submitted directly to their private plan. Click here for details!

Vision Care

Lenses and Frames:

Up to $400.00 once every 24 months or 12 months for children under age 18. In the event that a Member submits a Claim for a Retinal Scan which was prescribed by an Ophthalmologist, the Maximum Benefit will be increased to $450.00. Eye Exams are included in the above overall $400.00 maximum – Adults between age 20 and 64 are eligible for one eye exam every 24 months to a maximum of $50.00.

This would include one pair of Prescription Frames and Lenses (including Tinting and Scratch Resistance), or one pair of Prescription Contact Lenses, or one pair of Prescription Sun Glasses. Prescribed Disposable Contact Lenses would be covered up to $100.00, every six months within the 24 month period.

Effective May 1, 2018, Members may purchase, in addition to the above coverage, one pair of Prescription Safety Glasses up to $200.00 every 24 months (Dependents are excluded).

Claim Forms


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Teamster Local Union 230 Members' Benefit Fund c/o Benefit Plan Administrators
90 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Suite 300 Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C3