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Welcome
The Kentucky Office for the Blind is a state government rehabilitation agency that offers assistance to persons who are blind or visually impaired. We also provide various services for employers interested in hiring or accommodating workers who have a vision loss.

Our Mission
Our mission is to provide opportunities for employment and independence to individuals with visual disabilities. We offer services to assist their effort to become more independent and productive in the workplace, community, school, and home.

Contact Us
If you have a vision loss, or know someone who does, contact the Kentucky Office for the Blind nearest you to determine eligibility for services.  If you are an employer interested in hiring new workers, or helping current employees who may have a vision impairment, call our nearest office. Our services are free and available to all qualifying Kentuckians and employers. Call toll-free 877-KYBLIND or contact one of our eleven local offices nearest you as listed on this page.

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Charles McDowell Rehabilitation Center
At the McDowell Center in Louisville, Kentuckians with visual impairments learn various skills from how to shop for food and navigate public transportation, to operating a computer.  Some live at the Center while receiving vocational counseling and personal adjustment services that help them move toward individual goals. For more information about the Center, call toll-free 800-346-2115.
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