Q. My child is pre-school age, and I want to help prepare her for attending school with her sighted peers in a year. Do you offer any programs that might be able to help with that?
A. Absolutely! We offer a number of children’s services , including a pre-school program that’s targeted on helping children prepare for the school-age classroom.
Q. I need to find a job, but I’m having a tough time due to my visual impairment. Can you help me?
A. Definitely! One of the main objectives of CABVI is to help the blind and visually impaired find gainful employment, either with us in our Central Industries division, or within their own communities. We have a convenient online form available if you’d like to apply for employment.
Q. I’ve been diagnosed with low vision. Is there anything I can to do help preserve the sight I have left?
A. CABVI is dedicated to helping people diagnosed with low vision make the most of the remaining vision they have. We’ll connect you with our specially trained low vision specialists who can provide you with the services you need to maintain your sight.
Q. I just relocated to central New York. I’d like some assistance with learning how to get around, not only in my new home but also in my community. Is this something CABVI can help me with?
A. Helping the blind and visually impaired get around safely is a top priority for CABVI. That’s
why we offer highly trained mobility instructors who will help you navigate safely in your home and all throughout your community.
Q. I know there have been many advances made in the technology that’s available to help blind and visually impaired people. Can you recommend technological services that could help me?
A. One of the benefits of allowing CABVI to assist with your needs is the accesses we have to the technology that can help improve your life. We offer a number of advanced technological services to assist you with your needs.
Q. Does CABVI offer a catalogue of items and aids for the blind and visually impaired?
A. We offer a number of items through our Sight Shoppe catalogue that can enrich the lives of the blind and visually impaired.
Q. Active involvement in my community is important to me. Can I volunteer with CABVI?
A. Let us thank you for your interest in our cause! CABVI is always looking for volunteers to help in all of our endeavors. To volunteer with CABVI, simply fill out this convenient form and we’ll be in touch with you soon!
Q. It’s important to me to be able to give back to worthy causes. I’d like to help CABVI financially. How can I do so?
A. Thank you for your generosity! Click here to learn more about how you can help CABVI meet its financial goals and assist blind and visually impaired people in central New York.
Q. I’d like to find out more about how CABVI helps our community. Is there a place I can go to find out news and information?
A. Through our newsletter and annual report, CABVI works hard to provide all people with more information about our organization. Visit this page to read our annual report and here for our FOCUS Newsletters.