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


Country Store & Auction

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017

October 28, 2017 – A benefit for the Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County MONTEREY, CA (September 2017) The Blind & Visually Impaired Center will hold its 42nd annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event is free to all and will be a day of fun, food, […] 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