Orientation and Mobility Training

Vision Loss Rehabilitation Alberta


Description
Assists individuals with vision loss in the development of skills needed for independent travel.

Service offers:

  • independent travel skills for individuals with vision loss

May include:

  • sighted guide technique
  • travelling with a white cane
  • how to find and cross intersections
  • how to use public transit in accessing community resources and services
  • instruction on how to move safely both indoors and outdoors

Affiliation: Alberta Children's Services, the Ministry of Education
Key Provider: orientation and mobility instructor
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals experiencing vision loss
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact to begin the application process

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary depending upon the number of referrals received.


Toll Free
1-844-887-8572
Telephone
780-488-4871 (Edmonton)
Telephone
403-266-8831 (Calgary)
Web Site
https://www.visionlossrehab.ca
Email
info@vlrehab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
October 17, 2023
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

The salesroom is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (including the lunch hour). All other services are available during time indicated above.