Our Older Blind Program assists consumers in maintaining independence within their home and community settings. Our counselors provide these services from offices throughout the state.
To be eligible for Older Blind Services, you must:
The initial phase of all services begins with a determination of eligibility and an assessment of the individual’s concerns regarding performing daily living activities with vision loss. During the initial interview, information is obtained related to medical issues, family support, the current living situation and a comprehensive review of the consumer’s needs pertaining to independence.
After all the information is collected, we help our consumers develop a plan of services, which could include: