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Low Vision Services

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The Independent Living Center provides services to Alaskans who experience significant vision loss or blindness. We can facilitate individualized evaluations through low vision clinics with specialists from the Alaska Center for Blind and Visually Impaired (ACBVI) to recommend various low vision aids, orientation and mobility training, home and lighting modifications, and other resources to help you live more independently within your home. ILC staff can also demonstrate a variety of low vision aids and assistive technologies. We can make suggestions to adapt and live successfully with vision loss. Each of our ILC offices have a variety of assistive technology devices and equipment that can be borrowed or rented before purchasing your own.

For Central Low Vision Services contact:
(Kenai, Soldotna, Kasilof, Nikiski, Sterling, Seward, Valdez, Cordova & Glenallen)
Angie Hicks-Clary

For South Peninsula - Homer Low Vision Services contact:
Dana Roberts

For Kodiak Low Vision Services contact:
Beverly Cole

Low Vision Resources Links

Alaska Center for the Blind &
Visually Impaired

Assistive Technology of Alaska

If you are concerned about the safety of a vulnerable person you can report your concern to the Alaska Senior and Disabilities Services Centralized Reporting Unit.  These reports go to the appropriate state agency or agencies to investigate.  These include Adult Protective Services, The Long Term Care Ombudsman, Occupational Licensing and the Office of Children's Services.  Click on the link below for

Centralized Reporting

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