Kansas Department for Children and Families: Services for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired - AFB Directory Profile
Kansas Department for Children and Families: Services for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
915 SW Harrison
DSOB, 8th Floor West
Topeka, KS 66612
(785) 368-8204 (Local)
(888) 369-4777 (Toll-Free)
Geographic area served: Kansas.
Mike Donnelly, Director, Michael.email@example.com
Diane Hemphill, Administrator, Services for the Blind
Services for Adults
- Community Outreach Programs
- Mobile teams offer specific services throughout state.
- Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
- Provides training in independent living skills, orientation and mobility, technological services. Provides community or in-home training (communications, orientation and mobility, daily living skills) for visually impaired persons 55 and older through its Kansas Seniors Achieving Independent Living (KAN-SAIL) program.
- Employment/Job Training
- Business Enterprise Program (BEM) offers employment opportunities such as managing food service operations and operating vending stands and snack bars. Funds matched by federal funding.
- Travel/Orientation and Mobility
- Provides orientation and mobility training.