Vermont Low Vision and Blindness Resources

New England Low Vision and Blindness offers Vermont (VT) a full suite of low vision and blindness products and training services.

Whether for for education,vocational rehabilitation or for seniors, New England Low Vision and Blindness is Vermont’s one-stop solution for all blindness and low vision needs, providing the assessments, products delivered direct to door and training services required enabling blind and visually impaired people across Vermont to live independently.

New England Low Vision and Blindness

Address: Your home, school, or office — In Vermont.
*We can drive out and bring our Low Vision Store to you, for a no obligation Low Vision Product demonstration in VT.
Local Telephone: (888) 211-6933
E-Mail: info@nelowvision.com
*According to the National Eye Institute of NIH, “Low Vision is defined as the best-corrected visual acuity less than 6/12 (‹20/40) in the better-seeing eye (excluding those who were categorized as being blind by the U.S. definition.)” New England Low Vision and Blindness offers electronic magnification low vision aids, and leading low vision products for people with Macular Degeneration, and other forms of vision loss. Our state-of-the-art technology showroom is a wonderful low vision resource, showcasing a variety of leading electronic low vision magnifiers. Upstairs in our facility, clients can schedule an appointment with a low vision specialist, who can prescribe low vision glasses and other types of low vision rehabilitation services, including in-home low vision occupational therapy services funded by Medicare.

Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired

37 Elmwood Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401
Local Telephone: (802) 863-1358
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 639-5861
TDD/TTY Telephone: (800) 639-5861
Email: general@vabvi.org

Vermont Association of Business, Industry, and Rehabilitation

75 Talcott Road, Suite 30
Williston, VT 05495
Local Telephone: (802) 878-1107
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 639-2909
Fax: (802) 288-9697
Email: kjacobs@vabir.org

Vermont Department of Education: Special Education Unit

State Office Building
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501
Local Telephone: (802) 828-2755
Email: AOE.EdInfo@state.vt.us.

Vermont Department of Health: Family, Infant, and Toddler Project

108 Cherry Street
PO BOX 70
Burlington, VT 05402
Local Telephone: (800) 464-4343
Toll Free Telephone: (802) 863-7323

Vermont Department of Libraries Special Services Unit

578 Paine Turnpike North
Berlin, VT 05602
Local Telephone: (802) 828-3273
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 479-1711
Fax: (802) 828-3109
Email: jeremiah.kellogg@state.vt.us

Vermont Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired

103 South Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05671-2304
Local Telephone: (802) 241-2210
Fax: (802) 871-3048
Email: DBVI-Info@state.vt.us

Vermont Optometric Association

124 East Main Street, Suite 1
Newport, VT 05855
Local Telephone: (802) 334-2772
Email: flpinard@gmail.com