Welcome to the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

The Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired, located in Madison, WI, is a private not-for-profit community-based organization.

Our Mission is to promote the dignity and independence of the people in Wisconsin who are blind and visually impaired by providing services, advocating legislation and educating the general public.

Mark your calendar for Fall Gallery Night!

Please join us as we showcase the creative works of four artists who have vision loss.
We're hosting an opening artists' reception for Art Beyond Sight from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, October 10, at the Council offices, 754 Williamson Street in Madison.
The evening includes a gallery talk, refreshments, lively conversation, music, and an opportunity to learn about the
work of the Council on behalf of individuals who live with vision loss.

Learn more.

Register now for vision symposium

The Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is teaming up with the UW Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences to present "Saving Sight Symposium: Fighting Back Against Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Eye Disease. This free program is on October 8.

Learn more. 

Transform a life through workplace giving

If you work for a company that offers a workplace giving campaign through Community Shares of Wisconsin, you can contribute to the Council and help transform the lives of individuals who have vision loss. Here’s how 

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Information and Referrals

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