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Vista Center to Host 2018 Northern California Braille Challenge

Students that are blind and visually impaired (ages 6-19) will gather Saturday, March 3, 2018  at Santa Clara Valley Blind Center to test their braille skills in five categories: reading comprehension, braille spelling, chart and graph reading. Please select this link for more information or to volunteer.

Caitlin Hernandez, a resource teacher in the San Francisco Unified School District, shares why she loves and supports the Braille Challenge academic competition. Hernandez is a former Braille Challenge participant, proctor, scorer and panelist.


We believe that vision loss need not be a barrier to independence

Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired is the premier regional one-stop resource provider for vision loss and rehabilitation,  For more than 75 years,  Vista Center has offered a range of comprehensive services to empower clients to embrace life to the fullest through evaluation, counseling, education and training in Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Mateo and San Benito counties. 

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"Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired is a crucial organization that affords individuals the opportunity to live an independent life.
Having grown up with two blind parents I have first hand knowledge of the life changing support Vista Center provides in assisting individuals suddenly faced with blindness."

Jim Plunkett, former Vista Center board member


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