New Mexico

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State Wide Resources NM

EDUCATION: 

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New Mexico School For The Blind And Visually Impaired  (NMSBVI)

Located:

  • NMSBVI Residential Programs:
    1900 N. White Sands Boulevard, Alamogordo, NM 88310
  • NMSBVI Early Childhood & Outreach:
    801 Stephen Moody SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123

The New Mexico School for the Blind offers a variety of classes for blind and visually impaired children including their preschool and kindergarten program which serves children between the ages of 3 and 6, who are visually impaired or blind from Albuquerque and the surrounding areas, and a residential campus for those who need intensive compensatory skill development.

For more info please visit their website by clicking the link above.

 

ORGANIZATIONS:

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New Mexico Commission For The Blind:

Located:

Main Office: 2200 Yale Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106

The New Mexico Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services including  an adult orientation center that provides those who are newly blinded with intensive  training in the skills needed to function successfully as a blind individual like assisitive technology, and cane travel, a business enterprise program which provides employment opportunities for blind individuals who want to operate food service facilities, and NEWSLINE for the blind which is a telephone based system that allows blind individuals to access a variety of publications and newspapers.

 

For more info click the link above to visit their site.

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