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Service to the Blind and Visually Impared

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Mission Statement:

The mission of the Division of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired (SBVI) is to provide individualized rehabilitation services that result in optimal employment and independent living outcomes for citizens who are blind or visually impaired.

See What I Can Do Campaign

Eric, Levada and Will, seen in the 30 Second Public Service Announcement are examples of people who have benefitted from SBVI services. 

Campaign Materials

Referral to SBVI  Form

SD Rehabilitation Center for the Blind Assistive Technology Training

Press Release               

Seminars are held on the second Saturday of each month.  Call 1-800-658-5441 or 605-367-5260 for more information or to register. \

Next Trainings July 19, 2014 or August 16, 2014  Agenda and Registration

Board of SBVI  Next Meeting is September 19, 2014 in Sioux Falls  

State Plan

Each year SBVI develops a State Plan for submission to the Rehabilitation Services Administration. The following document provides information about the development of the State Plan.  FFY 2015 State Plan Draft

South Dakota Employment Works Task Force Report

South Dakota National Deaf Blind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP)

2013 Annual Report

  Report                      Text Only Version

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