BLIND BABIES PROGRAM by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

The Blind Babies Program (BBP) offered by the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Lighthouse) is a family-centered program that engages parents/primary caregivers of blind or visually impaired children, birth through five (5) years utilizing the Parent as Teachers (PAT) curriculum. Primary Services: Home Visits: Parent program utilizing Parent as Teachers curriculum. Trained staff build support families, discuss child development/parenting practices, model, consult...

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Volunteer Opportunities Infants/Toddlers Blindness Children Orientation and Mobility Training Infants Preschool Age Children Visual Impairments Toddlers Newborns Early Intervention for Children With Disabilities/Delays

CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS by LIGHTHOUSE OF COLLIER, INC

Monthly children's events and summer camp offer opportunities to learn. Activities include: day trips, picnics in the park, large print cards and board games. Learn about and play with magnifiers, CCTVGÇÖs, talking computers, and State of the Art computer equipment. ###COL###

2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Naples, FL , 34104

Recreational Activities/Sports Primary School Age Children Visual Impairments Preadolescent Children Preschool Age Children

COMPUTER TRAINING AND TECHNOLOGY by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

Provides evaluation and training for severely visually impaired persons in use of computers for personal, scholastic and vocational purposes. Each person who is visually impaired or blind training is individualized with a unique training sequence based upon request of applicant and sponsor. Miami Lighthouse professional rehabilitation team will assist clients in job placement. In 2019 we will be providing a Mentoring Matters program for 25 clients in which we will match clients with...

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Vocational Rehabilitation Visual Impairments Physical Disabilities Computer and Related Technology Classes

ENGLISH by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

English speaking support group for severely visually impaired people and their families. Transportation available.

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Support Groups Visual Impairments Blindness

FLORIDA HEIKEN CHILDREN'S VISION PROGRAM by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

Provides free comprehensive eye examinations and eyeglasses to financially disadvantaged students enrolled in Miami-Dade County Schools who have been determined to have vision deficits.

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Eye Screening High School Students Primary School Age Children Visual Impairments Elementary School Students Preadolescent Children Middle School Students Adolescents Optometry Preschool Age Children

INDEPENDENT LIVING SKILLS by LIGHTHOUSE OF COLLIER, INC

The program teaches skills on how to live independently and safely at home. Learn about tactile medication labeling, cooking, money identification, grooming, how to use check and signature guides, talking watches, using a phone, safety tips and much more. ###COL###

2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Naples, FL , 34104

Independent Living Skills Instruction Visual Impairments

MIAMI by UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI - MILLER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Specialized services include a low vision clinic, ophthalmic photography, contact lens department, optical center and ophthalmic pharmacy. Provides treatment for cataracts, glaucoma, eye infections, ocular oncology, vitro-retinal diseases, macular diseases, ocular plastics, cornea transplants, children's eye disease and neuro-ophthalmology. Clinical and scientific research is conducted related to patient care and the prevention of blindness.

900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL , 33136

Eye Care Visual Impairments Blindness

NAPLES by UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI - MILLER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Specialized services include a low vision clinic, ophthalmic photography, contact lens department, optical center and ophthalmic pharmacy. Provides treatment for cataracts, glaucoma, eye infections, ocular oncology, vitro-retinal diseases, macular diseases, ocular plastics, cornea transplants, children's eye disease and neuro-ophthalmology. Clinical and scientific research is conducted related to patient care and the prevention of blindness. ###COL###

3880 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, FL , 34103

Eye Care Visual Impairments Blindness

REHABILITATION UNIT by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

Offers training and counseling for the newly blind, enabling clients to return to work or school, Governmental agencies and insurance agencies pay fees based upon cost of services. Transportation is available.

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Occupational Therapy Adults Older Adults Visual Impairments Blindness Physical Disabilities Vocational Rehabilitation

SOCIAL GROUP ACTIVITY by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

Provides individual and group training enabling return to community life. Activities include: Arts and crafts (jewelry, ceramics, etc.), music appreciation, exercise, and field trips.

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Sighted Guide Skills Instruction Visual Impairments Social Skills Training General Arts and Crafts

SPANISH by MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED, INC.

Spanish speaking support group for severely visually impaired people and their families. Transportation is available.

601 SW 8th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33130

Support Groups Visual Impairments Blindness

SPECIAL OLYMPICS COLLIER COUNTY by SPECIAL OLYMPICS COLLIER COUNTY

Provides year-round sports training and competition to children and adults with intellectual disabilities at no cost to the athlete. ###COL###

2663 Airport Road South, Naples, FL , 34112

Special Olympics Communication Impairments Developmental Disabilities Visual Impairments Functional Disabilities Health Conditions Families/Friends of People With Disabilities

TALKING BOOKS by MIAMI-DADE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM

The Talking Books Library loans Braille and audio books and magazines, along with a player, FREE by mail to persons who have difficulty reading or using printed books and other materials because of blindness, or visual, physical, or reading disabilities. Talking Books Library serves all of Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. Braille Literacy: The Talking Books Library provides materials in braille, including books, magazines and print/Braille picture books for younger readers and their...

2455 NW 183rd Street, Opa Locka, FL , 33056

Recordings for the Blind and Dyslexic Visual Impairments Braille Materials/Collections Disability Related Libraries

Data last updated September 6th 2019