Vision Resource Center of Berks County

General Information

Vision Resource Center of Berks County
2020 Hampden Boulevard
Reading Pennsylvania 1 19604-1499
(610) 375 8407
info@pablind.org
http://vrcberks.org/

Staff

Lori Schermerhorn, CEO, lschermerhorn@vrcberks.org

Services Offered

  • Assessment
    • Offers preschool vision screening to detect deviations from normal vision.

  • Braille and Reading Instruction
    • Offers braille instruction.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Offers eye safety program and informational lectures.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides training in orientation and mobility training, daily living skills, braille.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Provides on-site employment opportunities for blind and visually impaired individuals.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides referrals to other services.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Recreation Services
    • Offers games, outdoor activities, various outings.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Provides orientation and mobility training.