North Carolina Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairment (NC-APVI)
Description of Services: NC-APVI is a non-profit, independent organization that includes families and professionals. NC-APVI enables families to find information and resources for their children, who are blind or visually impaired. NC-APVI is dedicated to giving emotional support, parent education, initiating outreach programs, networking and advocacy.
Service Area: State
Website: http:// www.nc-apvi.org/
The Early Learning Sensory Support Program for Children With Visual Impairment
Phone: (919) 733-0533
Fax: (919) 733-1873
Program Director: Bethany Mayo
Address: 6371 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699
Description of Services: A service provider for children who are enrolled in the Infant-Toddler Program/Children’s Developmental Services Agency (CDSA). Services are provided to families with emphasis on vision skill development. Itinerant teachers licensed in the area of vision impairment provide routine based family-centered intervention in a child’s most natural environment with a primary caregiver or in childcare centers and preschool classrooms.
Ages Served: Birth to age 5
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: No charge for services