Welcome to Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

MISSION

To promote the dignity and empowerment of the people of Wisconsin who live with vision loss through advocacy, education, and vision services.

Advocating for Wisconsin residents who are blind or visually impaired on local, state and federal issues

Teaching about the causes of vision loss, available medications and visual aids

One-on-one and group support for people who are newly diagnosed, including low vision evaluations, in-home visits and assistive technology.

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Student Spotlight: Joe Tuttle

Joe Tuttle spent his first year of college taking classes from his residence hall. It wasn’t quite the freshman experience he was looking for at Purdue University. But this year is looking much different, and it has made all the difference for Joe, who is among the Council’s scholarship recipients. Joe is studying Agriculture Education… Continue Reading Student Spotlight: Joe Tuttle

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We are Hiring

Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is looking for passionate individuals to join our team! We are currently recruiting for two positions to begin in early 2022. Vision Rehabilitation Therapist Position Summary: The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist is a certified professional, providing primarily in-home services to adults with vision loss. The vision rehabilitation therapist… Continue Reading We are Hiring