Low Vision Services
Low Vision Services are designed to benefit those persons whose ability to function in everyday tasks has been compromised by impaired vision. Low vision services include a visual examination conducted by a trained specialist in the field of low vision, assessment of visual functioning of individual needs and goals, prescriptions for specialized low vision devices, and individualized training.
Any individual who is receiving vocational rehabilitation or independent living services from SBVI is eligible to receive low vision services.
Services include training in the use of low vision devices and techniques to optimize visual functioning, on-site job assessments, and referrals to other rehabilitation or medical professionals.
Dawn Backer, Rehabilitation Center Manager
South Dakota Rehabilitation Center for the Blind
2900 West 11th Street Suite 101
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone: (605) 367-5262
Fax: (605) 367-5263