V.I.P. stands for visually impaired people who are VERY IMPORTANT PEOPLE. We want to provide low vision community education, assistive technology, support and mentoring.
V.I.P. is pleased to announce that we had a grand opening for our brand new low vision resource center at the Selma-Dallas County Health Department.
Low vision evaluations and low vision support groups for children and adults will occur in the center. All evaluations are free to the visually impaired to learn about independent living and support.
CentraSight recently made this announced about a new treatment for age-related macular degeneration:
V.I.P. recently participated in the "Get Fit" Selma Health Fair. V.I.P. CEO William H. Bowman, along with volunteers Tiara and Jasmine, promoted healthy vision and eye screenings.
"Keep Your Eyes Open" Prevention, treatment and rehabilitation
September 18, 2014
Frazier Methodist Church
6000 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery AL 36117
Community Services for Vision Rehabilitation
Montgomery Lions Club
Baptist Medical Center South
Talks begin at 12:00 noon
"Macular Degeneration and Diabetic eye Disease today" Scott Parma, M.D.
William marches in Autism Month Walk in Selma with Mrs. Martin of Southside High School. The event was to kickoff Autism Month and was sponsored by the Selma Disability Advocacy Program in May 2014.
What We Offer
1) Low vision community educational programs, conferences and assistive technology demonstrations and expos
2) Support groups, mentoring and advocacy
3) Site and Structural modifications for churches, businesses, etc. for public access
4) Consultations for the visually impaired and low vision evaluations on assistive technology for the visually impaired
5) We provide information and referrals for magnification devices
6) Customer service training and workshops to better acommodate the visually impaired customer