Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|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:||3315B Mission Drive|
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm|
Tuesday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 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.
Health Library (affiliate of Stanford Hospital Health Library)
ELIGIBILITY: Blind or partially sighted i.e. vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses. Call for information.
|Mission:||Empowering individuals who are blind or visually impaired to embrace life to the fullest by serving individuals of all ages, living in San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties, who are threatened by loss of independence due to moderate or severe vision impairment.|
An experienced social services staff member meets with each client, provides information about the services available at Vista Center, and connects clients to the appropriate Vista Center services.
INFORMATION & REFERRAL
LIVING WITH LOW VISION: Choices and Changes is a four-week education/orientation program that is available to adults with visual impairments and their family members.
COUNSELING & SUPPORT
ORIENTATION & MOBILITY
DAILY LIVING SKILLS
For more information on these programs, Contact Randy Chelsey at 831 458-9766
Contact Paul Raskin at 650-858-0202, extension 112 to enroll in an upcoming class.
SCHOOL PROGRAMS: partnered with local school districts to provide children with impaired vision the very best education available more information about contracting with Vista Center student services, for more information, please call us for information at 650-858-0202 x 111.
For more info or to enroll in upcoming classes contact Jan McKinley at 650-858-0202, Extension 185 or email@example.com
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Mutual Support Groups
|This record last modified February 22, 2017|