Hadley School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Vision Loss Services
700 Elm St, Winnetka, IL, 60093-2554
Distance: 749 Miles
Blind or visually impaired support services involve direct support to people who are blind, deaf-blind, or those with low vision. Program focuses on teaching Independent Living Skills (ILS) to people with a visual impairment.
Offers distance education courses for blind or visually impaired individuals worldwide.
- Blind or visually impaired
Eligibility varies by program.
For Adult Continuing Education:
* Individuals ages 14 or older who are blind or meet low vision eligibility requirements and are able to understand courses written in English at the high school level
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Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
HH-3300.1800-220Internet Courses Definition
Programs that provide opportunities for students to pursue a course of independent study utilizing material that is communicated via the Internet.
LR-1000Braille Instruction Definition
Programs that teach people who are blind and other interested individuals to read and write using Braille, a system that uses raised dots to represent numerals and letters of the alphabet which can be identified by the fingers.
LR-3200Independent Living Skills Instruction Definition
Programs that assist people who have disabilities to learn the basic skills of daily living through individual and group counseling and instruction, experience and practice in coping with real or simulated life situational demands; or through the use of assistive devices, special equipment and specialized assistants. Services include but are not limited to training in the ability to travel about the community alone; to live independently in a private residence; to maintain health through self-care and use of medical services; to live within personal income; to maintain acceptable grooming and appearance; to deal with legal, family or social problems; and to cope with other requirements for successful independent living.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
A disability that is characterized by a combination of hearing and visual impairments.
A condition in which affected individuals are totally blind and cannot see or are legally blind and have central visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye with maximal correction, or a peripheral field of vision that is so contracted that its widest diameter subtends an angle no greater than 20 degrees.
YF-9000.6500Partial Sightedness Definition
A condition in which affected individuals have remaining visual acuity between 20/200 and 20/70 in the better eye with maximal correction.
YG-8000.8000Students With Disabilities Definition
Students who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations which may affect their educational performance, their mobility or their ability to communicate.
YJ-8750.6000Parents With Disabilities/Health Conditions Definition
Parents who have physical, sensory, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, illnesses or injuries that affect their ability to engage in one or more major life activities.