Mobility training is provided for the home, workplace, school and community, at no cost. Learning to travel safely, efficiently and independently within familiar and unfamiliar environments is the goal of Orientation & Mobility training (O&M). Activities are chosen after evaluation and discussion with the client and are part of an individualized plan of services. Participants will learn:

  • White cane skills
  • Patterning and arrangement in the home
  • How orientation skills enhance awareness of familiar and unfamiliar areas
  • Protective techniques for safe and efficient travel
  • Basic sighted guide techniques
  • New ways to regain mobility