Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh - New Outlook

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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceClasses and training in a variety of adaptive skills and techniques for seniors and others who are vision impaired. Classes are offered one day per week for six classes. Students learn to accomplish daily tasks, like cooking, safely in their homes.
LocationAllegheny
Geographical AreaCounties served in southwestern PA include: Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Lawrence, Indiana, Mercer, Washington, Westmoreland
Intake ProcedureCall for appointment.
 
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
EligibilityMost clients come from Pennsylvania, but BVRS accepts clients from all states and some foreign countries.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Weekdays, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Ms. Barbara Peterson
Contact's Position Director of Client Services
Contact's Email bpeterson@pghvis.org
Physical Site Address 1 1816 Locust Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Main Phone 412-368-4400
Other Phone 800-706-5050
Fax 412-368-4090
Web Address http://www.bvrspittsburgh.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh
Affiliated Program: Rehabilitation Programs
This Service: Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh - New Outlook
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Blindness (YF-9000.0100)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)
Orientation and Mobility Training (LR-6400)