Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County, Inc.
For more information about these or other volunteer opportunities, please call Diana Trapani, Executive Director at 831-394-3505, ex. 103.
The Annual Meeting is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 11, 2016 in the upper room at the Center. Reports will be given by the Treasurer, Executive Director, Budget Director, Low Vision Services Coordinator, Rehabilitation Assistant, and Orientation & Mobility Specialist (if a new one is on staff by this date). The public is invited to attend. Please call 831-649-3505 to RSVP.
There is an opening at the BVIC for an Orientation & Mobility Specialist. For more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: O&M Specialist.
The Association of Blind Citizens: Assistive
Operated by the Association of Blind Citizens, the fund provides financial resources to cover 50% of the retail price of adaptive devices or software. Products covered by this program retail for a minimum of $200 and a Maximum of $6,000. Persons eligible to apply for assistance have a family income of less than $50,000 and cash assets of less than $20,000. Applications must be submitted by June 30th and December 31st for each grant period (two per year). Applicants may submit one request per calendar year. All applications must be submitted via e-mail. The ATF is limited to U.S. residents who are legally blind. Follow this link for more information and instructions about the ATF. Assistive Technology Fund
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Randy Henson, husband of former BVIC Program Director Kathy Henson, has a busy job as a visually impaired snack bar host at the Monterey County Courthouse.
225 Laurel Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone (831) 649-3505
Fax (831) 649-4057
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