Tag Archives: Schools for the Blind

MAB-MACKAY Rehabilitation Centre

Provides a variety of programs and services for both adults and children who are visually impaired. Programs are in such categories as: education (residential and provincial), housing, assistive technology, counseling, employment, and transportation. Contact Info: 7000 Sherbrooke Street West Montreal, … Continue reading

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W. Ross Macdonald Schools for the Visually Impaired

Offers academic programs for blind, low vision, and deaf-blind students, residential and non-residential, ages birth to age 21. Also provides consultations to preschool blind and deaf-blind children and their families. Contact Info: Provincial Schools Branch Ministry of Education 255 Ontario … Continue reading

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Centre Jules-Leger

Offers K-12 residential and nonresidential school. Also has itinerant French-speaking instructors for preschool and grades K-12. Contact Info: 281 Avenue Lanark Ottawa, ON K1Z 6R8 Phone: 613-761-9300 Fax: 613-761-9301 Website (in French): http://www.centrejulesleger.com

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Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind

VSDB is a residential and day school for children with visual, hearing, and deaf/blind impairments. Contact Info: East Beverly Street P.O. Box 2069 Staunton, VA 24002 Phone: 540-332-9000 Toll-Free: 800-522-VSDB (8732) Fax: 540-332-9042 Email: info@vsdb.k12.va.us Website: http://www.vsdb.k12.va.us

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Washington State School for the Blind

Provides a large menu of services through a diverse service delivery model including: intensive on-campus programs, summer school programs for children, outreach services which include direct/consultative itinerant services to local school districts, statewide assistive technology services, 5th year transitional program, … Continue reading

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World Services for the Blind

A residential program providing people with visual impairments life skills and vocational training. Contact Info: 2811 Fair Park Boulevard Little Rock, Arkansas 72204 Phone: 800-248-0734 Fax: 501-664-2743 Email: training@wsblind.org Website: http://www.wsblind.org/

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Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The special education school for students who have a visual impairment is a statewide resource to parents of these children as well as the professionals who serve them. The website offers a wide range of information and resources on education issues, technology, curriculum and publications. Contact Info: … Continue reading

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Perkins School for the Blind

Produces a publications, workbooks and instructional tools for families and caregivers of people who are blind or visually impaired. Contact Info: 175 North Beacon Street Watertown, MA 02472 Phone: 617-924-3434 Email: info@perkins.org Website: www.Perkins.org

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The Hadley School for the Blind

Offers courses to both adults and children with low vision or blindness and to parents of children with low vision or blindness through distance learning programs, online or through the mail. Contact Info: 700 Elm Street Winnetka, IL 60093 Phone: 800-323-4238 Fax: 847-446-9820 Email: … Continue reading

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