Our mission is to empower the blind and visually impaired toward independent living through responsive education, support services and skills training.


Vision Care & Assistive Technology Day

Posted: Thursday, June 8th, 2017

A FREE Community Event. Presented by The Blind & Visually Impaired Center and The Sally Griffin Active Living Center / Meals on Wheels. Saturday, June 17 from 10:30 am – 3:30 pm at Sally Griffin Center, 700 Jewell Ave, Pacific Grove. FREE Admission & Box Lunch with RSVP by June 10th (limited seating). RSVP to Diana at 649-3505 […] Read more

Healthy Lifestyles – Spring 2017

Posted: Monday, April 17th, 2017

Losing eyesight can seem like the end of the world — but it doesn’t have to be. ‘THERE’S NOTHING more I can do.’ Those six words, coming from any sort of doctor, are alarming, to say the least. They’re also words nearly all of Samantha Kelley’s clients have heard from an eye doctor about their vision […] Read more

Katherine Wendt, OD

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

BVIC is pleased to welcome Dr. Katie Wendt, OD to our Low Vision Clinic. Dr. Katie Wendt is originally from San Jose, California. Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts in Physiology and Cell Biology from the University of California at Santa Barbara, Bachelor of Science and Doctorate degrees in Optometry from the University […] Read more