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:
Client Support: Individualized casework services, one-on-one training and assistance, and support groups.

Vision Rehabilitation: Vision rehabilitation therapies, orientation and mobility training, access technology instruction, and personal counseling.

Low Vision Specialty Care: Exams from a Low Vision Optometrist that determine magnification needs, sales of devices that maximize existing sight, and a vision aids store.

Escorted Transportation: Door-through-door transportation services that provide access to critical medical care, food supplies, and agency programs. $3.50 each way.

Activities and Classes: Life skills classes, socialization events, recreational activities, physical activities, and a Camp I CAN! summer program for kids.

Vision Screenings: Free screenings for children as young as 6 months with state-of-the-art technology that does not require the ability to read or speak.

Community Education: Eye health and safety programs for diverse audiences and appearances at public events.
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)