Santa Cruz Public Libraries'

Community Information Database

General Agency Information
Name:Vista Center, Santa Cruz
Alternate Name(s):Doran Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Address:413 Laurel Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-458-9766
Fax Number:831-426-6233
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Description:Provides services (resources, training, activities) to blind and visually impaired. Offers counseling and aid in adaptive daily living skills to vision-impaired lifestyle. As well as orientation and mobility training.

ELIGIBILITY: Blind or partially sighted i.e. vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses. Call for information.
Programs:Educational Class, one on one counseling. Low Vision Clinic. Outreach.
Cane travel skills taught in home and community.
Social recreation programs on Monday and Wednesday.
For program information and services contact
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:Sliding Scale
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz

Pam Brandin
Executive Director

Chris Perry
Office Manager

Subject Headings
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Information Services
Mutual Support Groups
Outreach Programs
Private Nonprofits
Visual Impairments
This record last modified January 10, 2013