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VisionServe Alliance - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

VisionServe Alliance
8760 Manchester Road
St. Louis, MO 63144
(314) 961-8235 (Local)
(314) 968-9003 (Fax)
rmayros@visionservealliance.org
http://www.visionservealliance.org

Brief Description

VisionServe Alliance's (formerly known as the National Council of Private Agencies for the Blind and Visually Impaired) purpose is to build and nurture a diverse core of future and current leaders within a healthy and vibrant network of private nonprofit organizations throughout the United States and Canada whose commitment is to enrich the lives of those living with vision loss and to remove the barriers to the pursuit of opportunities. VisionServe Alliance believes in high quality resources, equal opportunities, the right to choose appropriate and individualized services that are provided by appropriately trained and credentialed professionals, and in strong leadership.

VisionServe Alliance is a collaboration of 100 nonprofit organizations that provide vision rehabilitation services and resources to people who are blind or visually impaired, including adult rehabilitation, dog guide schools, employment services, low vision clinics, sports and recreation, braille production, pre-school and school aged services, and computer and assistive technology. VisionServe Alliance provides referrals to local services, information, and resources for people with vision loss.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 AM-5:00 PM CST
Staff description: Specialists in nonprofit management. Over 20 years experience in vision rehabiliation.
Geographic area served: United States and Canada

Staff

Roxann Mayros, Chief Executive Officer, (314) 961-8235, rmayros@agenciesfortheblind.org

Services Offered

Services for Professionals

  • Professional Training
    • Offers two executive training opportunities annually. Attendance is limited to the Executive Directors/CEOs of nonprofit organizations providing services to people who are blind or visually impaired.

Members

Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals

Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired

American Foundation for the Blind

American Printing House for the Blind

Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County Inc

Blind Childrens Center

Blindsight Delaware

Braille Institute of America, Inc.

Cabell-Wayne Association of the Blind

Center for the Partially Sighted

Community Services for Vision Rehabilitation

Ensight Skills Center for Visual Rehabilitation

Florida Lions Conklin Center for the Blind

Friedman Place: A Residence for Blind and Visually Impaired Adults

Greater Detroit Agency for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Healthy Eyes Alliance

Helen Keller Services for the Blind

Independence for the Blind of West Florida

Lighthouse of Broward County

Lighthouse of Collier

Lighthouse of Manasota

Lighthouse of Pinellas

Lowell Association for the Blind

Metrolina Association for the Blind

Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Inc.

National Braille Press

National Industries for the Blind

National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation

New Vision for Independence

Pennsylvania Association for the Blind

Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington

San Diego Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired

Santa Clara Valley Blind Center

Savannah Center for Blind and Low Vision, previously Savannah Association for the Blind

Sight Center of Northwest Ohio: Toledo Society for the Blind

Society for the Blind

Spectrios Institute for Low Vision

St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The Iris Network

The Seeing Eye

United States Association for Blind Athletes

Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Vision Forward Association

Vision Loss Alliance

Vista Center

Vista Center, Santa Cruz

Visually Impaired Preschool Services

Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

World Services for the Blind

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