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Greater Detroit Agency for the Blind and Visually Impaired

16625 Grand River Avenue
Detroit, MI 48227
313-272-3900
information@gdabvi.org

Open Mic singing-pianoA participant at an Open Mic performance plays keyboard and sings
Vision impaired adults share their stories at GDABVI Open House
A senior learns to sign his name in a designated space with one of several Assistive tools designed for people with visual impairments.
A person with vision impairments learns to use a screen reader for increasing the size of text on a document.
Through Judo and Tai Chi, youth learn balance and focus skills.
Children learn how to climb safely into a kayak as they prepare for a trip to the river.
Our staff regularly participate in community fairs and events to share information about GDABVI services and eye health.

GREATER DETROIT AGENCY FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED

“PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE THROUGH VISION REHABILITATION”

We provide quality, innovative services that increase self-reliance, productivity and dignity for persons who are blind or visually impaired.

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GDABVI featured on TV program Street Beat
GDABVI’s in-home vision rehab services for adults and its summer programs for youth were featured in a recent edition of “Street Beat,” a CBS 62-CW 50 television program in Southeast Michigan. Victor Arbulu (Managing Director) and Mary Beth Kullen (Outreach Coordinator) discussed several types of eye problems that can lead to vision impairment or blindness. “There are four primary causes [...]
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Giving Tuesday: A Global day of Giving
Please gift us on #GivingTuesday
A special message to friends of the Greater Detroit Agency for the Blind and Visually Impaired: For 56 years, it has been our honor to provide free, in-home Vision Rehabilitation Training and services to blind and legally blind residents of Southeast Michigan. As you make your year-end holiday plans, please consider supporting our successful work on November 29th #GivingTuesday — [...]
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Open House Guests
A successful 2016 Open House
It was a delightful day at this year’s GDABVI Resource Fair and Open House! Over 150 guests attended our 3rd annual event and enjoyed an afternoon of good resource information, music, food, hourly prize giveaways and storytelling. Thanks to everyone who came out and participated, including elected officials Michigan State Senators Coleman Young, Jr., and Morris Hood, III. We invite [...]
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