Florida Center for the Blind, Inc.
Florida Center for the Blind | 1411 NE 22nd Avenue | Ocala, FL 34470 | 352-873-4700 | Fax: 352-873-4751
FCB provides services to individuals who are blind and visually impaired from age 5 and above. FCB is the one constant in a client’s life that will be there through different life stages, challenges and triumphs.
You can make a difference in their lives too!
Children’s Program (ages 5-13)
“The staff and instructors are teaching my son and me, giving us all the tools we need to succeed. Without FCB, we would be lost!”
-Tiffany, Mother of a Student in the Children’s Program
Transition Program (ages 14-22)
“FCB helped me be more active and independent in the community.”
- Matthew, Current Transition Student
Vocational Rehabilitation Program (ages 22+, going to work or college)
“The Center has had a positive effect on my life, helping me to understand that my vision loss was not the end, just a different direction and a new beginning.”
- Brenda, Current Client
Adult Program (ages 22-54)
“FCB changed my life…I went from being severely depressed, thinking that I couldn't do anything, to a whole new world opening up to me.”
- Cordelia, Alumna
Older Blind Program (ages 55+)
“I learned so much about things I never thought I could do again. I learned to cope. I learned so much from others. I really look forward to every class.”
- Lucy, Alumna