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American Foundation for the Blind
Logistics and Planning, Training and Education Location: New York, NY Serves: USA and Canada
American Foundation for the Blind is an all-purpose resource in the USA and Canada. They prepare and help the families of the visually impaired and run courses to educate and train visually impaired professionals.
For individuals with vision loss who still feel capable of driving. Individuals with vision of 20/40 or poorer in one or both eyes must fill out section 1 and have a optometrist or ophthalmologist fill section 2, then the form is presented at the DMV. The individual will need to prove to the DMV that they are still capable of driving, which often requires a driving test.
LIONS CENTER FOR THE BLIND
Training and Education Located: Oakland, CA Range: Northern California
Their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of the Blind and Visually Impaired Community.
They provide education and training to empower visually impaired individuals to lead productive, independent lives.