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World Services For The Blind Incorporated

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Causes: Blind & Visually Impaired Centers, Disabilities, Human Services

Mission: To enable people who are blind or visually impaired to function independently, live full, productive lives with dignity and self-respect, and promote positive public awareness of blindness by providing individualized independent living or job training programs.

Programs: Served approximately 124 individuals through a complete personal adjustment program, thirteen vocational courses, a vision rehabilitation clinic, an assistive technology learning center, job placement assistance, and a college preparatory program.

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Lions World Services for the Blind has received accreditation from the National Accreditation Council for Blind and Low Vision Services (NAC). NAC is the only accrediting body that solely focuses on standards and best practices for blind and low vision services with the consumer in mind. Lions World Services for the Blind has demonstrated that it meets or exceeds the standards set by NAC for delivery of blind and low vision services. The determination for accreditation is a rigorous process that involves self-examination by the organization, an on-site peer review to verify processes and procedures by a team of professionals serving in the field and a review of the findings by the NAC Accreditation Committee. NAC congratulates Lions World Services for the Blind on its accredited status.

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