VisionServe Alliance Honors Nancy D. Miller with the 2024 Lifetime Achievement Award

Courtesy of VisionServe Alliance. VisionServe Alliance is thrilled to recognize Nancy D. Miller, Retiring Executive Director and CEO, VISIONS/Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, for her exceptional leadership in the BVI field, and a career defined by creativity, commitment, and dedication to improving the lives of people with blindness and low vision… […]

Read More…

Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (VRT), Orientation and Mobility Specialist (OMS), Dual Trained (Hudson Valley Area)

VRTs/OMS provide rehabilitation services to enhance the independence of people who are visually impaired or blind. They also produce reports in accordance with the requirements of the NYS Commission for the Blind (NYSCB) and/or other funders. VRTs/OMS perform assessments of participant needs. They also prepare and implement teaching plans for NYSCB, grant-sponsored and non-sponsored participants. […]

Read More…

Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (VRT), Orientation and Mobility Specialist (OMS), Dual Trained (NYC+Long Island)

Orientation and Mobility Specialists (OMS) work with blind or visually impaired individuals to reestablish or develop independent travel skills. This is done through both assisting the individual to utilize sensory information to establish their position in the environment (orientation) and through the teaching of techniques for traveling safely from one point to another (mobility). OMS are knowledgeable in methods of working with individuals of all ages. […]

Read More…

Archived VISIONS Status Updates

Update 6: May 11, 2020 During these uncertain times, we remain committed to serving the needs of participants who are blind and visually impaired, living in all boroughs of NYC, Long Island, Westchester, Rockland County, and several counties in New Jersey. We are proud to provide the following updates regarding our continued vision rehabilitation services […]

Read More…