VISION LOSS ASSISTANCE
Promoting change in public policy and resources that lead to greater self-determination among persons who are blind or visually impaired.
Reading and writing Braille efficiently and to use the Perkins Braillewriter and Slate Stylus effectively.
Keyboard training, typing and software that speaks, displays lessons on screen and includes drills, practice and typing games.
Improving daily living for each individual: bedroom safety, dressing and grooming, eating and drinking, bath an toilet aids, food preparation, kitchen navigation, writing, recreation and exercise.
Providing individuals with disabilities an opportunity to develop job-seeking and job-retention skills. Instruction includes job readiness training, interview techniques, application process, role playing and feedback.
Promoting e-commerce by incorporating Internet technology into micro-enterprise development. software applications, sound business plans, etc.
ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY
Promoting safe travel and independence in all familiar and unfamiliar areas.
Training and technical assistance activities are designed to produce measurable results for the organizations served.