Blind Rehabilitation Service: Minneapolis VA Health Care System

General Information

Blind Rehabilitation Service: Minneapolis VA Health Care System
One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis Minnesota 1 55417
(612) 629 7535
http://www.minneapolis.va.gov/services/blindrehab.asp

Services Offered

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides individualized rehabilitation, innovative technology and coordination of relevant resources.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Offers training in the use magnifiers, monoculars, and reading machines. Low vision optometrist provides low vision eye exams. These exams emphasize making the best use of your remaining vision.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Orientation and mobility (O&M) specialist offers training in how to travel safely and efficiently indoors and out.