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Minnesota State Services for the Blind (MNSSB)

School to Adult Life Transition

Brainerd Office

204 Laurel St, Ste 21, Brainerd, MN, 56401-0319

Distance: 1012 Miles

(218) 828-2490

Website

https://mn.gov/deed/ssb/teens

Service Details

Description

Coordinated activities are provided to students to teach the knowledge and skills needed for post-school activities. This can include such things as employment, further education, community experiences or living on your own.


Additional Information

Teens who are blind, DeafBlind or visually impaired can benefit from guidance, planning and training to succeed at education, work and independent living.


If you have questions about school, living independently, the transition to college, careers and work life, they have answers and plenty of expertise to guide you as you begin thinking about your future.


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Specialization
    • Blind or visually impaired 

Eligibility

Youth (ages 14 - 21) and young adults who are blind, DeafBlind or visually impaired


Application Instructions

For more information, contact your local office or call (651) 539-2361 or Sheila Koenig at Sheila.Koenig@state.mn.us.


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Area Served

North Central Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 828-2490
FAX (218) 828-2662
Toll Free (800) 657-3779

Last Update

7/14/2020

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