ERIC Number: EJ296824
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Community Service by Visually Impaired Older Adults.
Berkman, Susan C. J.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v78 n1 p10-12 Jan 1984
The Braille Institute's Community Outreach Program provides adventitiously blinded older adults with opportunities to volunteer in local community agencies, schools, and hospitals upon completion of the institute's special education program. Students use new independence skills in a functional social environment, thereby increasing their self-confidence demonstrating blind workers' capabilities. (Author/MC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A