Center for Vision Loss - Lehigh Valley

Center for Vision Loss - Lehigh


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Data Provided By
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides services and programs to individuals who are blind or visually impaired, enabling them to lead rewarding and productive lives. The programs and services available include Vision Rehabilitation Services, Low Vision Services, Vision Help Program and Community Outreach Programs.

Disability Services
Individuals can come in to the Allentown office to try out and/or purchase adaptive technology products for the visually impaired.

Behavioral Health
Support groups and counseling are available for individuals adjusting to vision loss.

Case/Care management
Caseworkers develop a personalized plan with each client. Services may include in-home assistance, escorted transportation with a sighted guide, life skills education, socialization/recreational activities and support groups. Clients are accepted based on visual eligibility.

Healthcare
Low Vision Clinic supplies special low vision exams and introduction to assistive technology. Vision Help Program provides free eye exams and/or glasses to financially qualified uninsured individuals.

Community Outreach Program
Free vision screenings for children and adults. Educational programs about eye health and safety are provided to the community.
LocationLehigh
Geographical AreaLehigh, Northampton
Intake ProcedureTelephone, internet, walk-in
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityIndividuals with vision loss
 
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees.
Insurance Accepted.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 610-433-6018
Contact's Email information@centerforvisionloss.org
Physical Site Address 1 845 West Wyoming Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Allentown, PA 18103
Main Phone 610-433-6018
Fax 610-433-4856
Service Location Email information@centerforvisionloss.org
Web Address www.centerforvisionloss.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Vision Loss - Monroe, Northhampton & Lehigh County
Affiliated Program: Center for Vision Loss - Lehigh
This Service: Center for Vision Loss - Lehigh Valley
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Assistive Technology Equipment Provision Options (LH-0650)
Disability Related Transportation (BT-4500.6500-170)
Escort Programs (PH-2200)
Evaluation for Assistive Technology (LF-4900.1900)
Eye Examinations (LF-4900.1980)
Eye Screening (LF-4900.2000)
Glasses/Contact Lenses (LH-0600.9000-250)
Health/Disability Related Counseling (RP-1400.8000-300)
Health/Disability Related Support Groups (PN-8100.3000)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)
Low Vision Aids (LH-0600.9000-450)