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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

2019 Governor's Awards Nominations

 

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 "First Friday" event to be held on Friday, September 6, 2019, and  feature the following:

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

A.T. Walk-in Clinic

Have questions about technology? Experienced staff can help answer those questions at the Walk-in Clinic .

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Must Register to Attend)

Where to turn when vision loss is affecting your life of independence. Please join us to learn about low vision aids, in-home programs, services and resources to assist you with everyday tasks.        

Please register prior to the event by calling 1-800-658-5441 or 605-367-5260 or email: JoMarie.Laughlin@state.sd.us

 


PROVIDER TRAINING

Resources


"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

Memorial Donations


To request documents or information on this website in an alternative format, please contact SBVI:

Phone:
Toll-free: 800-265-9684 or
605-773-4644

Mail:
Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired
3800 E. Highway 34
c/o 500 E. Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501