DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES

Shawnie Rechtenbaugh, Department Secretary





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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. 


News 

 

First Friday Class 
 
The South Dakota Rehabilitation Center for the Blind (SDRC) would like to invite anyone who is a South Dakota resident and has a visual impairment to participate in the upcoming March "First Friday" Assistive Technology Walk-in Clinic to be held on March 6, 2020.
 
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
A.T. Walk-in Clinic 
 
Have questions about technology? Experienced staff can help answer those questions at the Walk-in Clinic .
 
Please register prior to the clinic, if possible, by calling 1-800-658-5441 or 605-367-5260 or email: JoMarie.Laughlin@state.sd.us.  
 

 


SBVI Memorials 

Over the years, the Division of SBVI has received donations from individuals in memory of loved ones. The Memorial Donations site includes a list of donors and those who are memorialized through the donations.


"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


To contact SBVI or to request documents or information on in an alternative format:

Phone:  605-773-4644 - Toll-free: 800-265-9684
Mailing Address:
Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired
3800 E. Highway 34
c/o 500 E. Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501