About Us - Eligibility
Individuals who have been medically determined to be legally blind (and whose primary disability is blindness) are eligible for admission to the Center. Upon applying for admission, the individual and/or sponsoring agency will provide current eye and medical examination(s) by an ophthalmologist or optometrist stating that the individual is legally blind, or visually impaired with a progressive, non-corrective eye condition.
No individual will be refused admission based upon race, creed, religious orientation, or sex.
Individuals enrolling in the adult program must be eighteen (18) years of age; individuals enrolling in the summer training program for teenagers must be at least fourteen (14) years of age; children enrolling in the summer children’s program must be at least nine (9) years of age.