Low Vision Services
SWCI offers support groups and individual training to help seniors and the general population with low vision and blindness live independently, remain active, and cope with vision loss.
SWCI maintains a low-vision lab to demonstrate assistive devices and specialized software at both of our office locations. We can support consumers train to use adaptive technology and help people with in-home safety/security needs Please call our Low Vision Coordinator, Susan Weiss, at 970.903.5885 for more Information. Services are available in all counties and are free of charge.
Low Vision Services:
Daily Living & Independent Skills training
SMART Brailler machine
Vocational Skills training – computers, keyboarding, resume writing, and job preparation
Peer Counseling, Support Groups*, Recreation*
Advocacy for the Vision Impaired and Blind
Information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
In-Service Training & Presentations (provided to other service providers)
Exemption Directory Assistance charger
TAP – Telephone Assistance Program