Fast Facts

The Center was the first agency in the nation dedicated to providing vocational and daily living skills training to adults who are blind and have one or more additional disabilities.

  • 70% is the national unemployment rate for working age adults who are blind.

  • Program is designed for each student based on their unique abilities and needs.

  • Students live in a dorm-style room while completing their training program which can take six months to as long as two years, or more.

  • On average, 85% of graduates annually become employed, live in homes of their own choosing or continue their education.