Serving people with low vision or blindness in Lake and Sumter Counties and The Villages
New Vision for Independence, Inc. (New Vision) is a nationally accredited 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and was incorporated on July 18, 2005. New Vision provides unique training to persons experiencing severe bilateral vision loss that is affecting their daily functioning in daily living, vocational, or academic activities. New Vision serves adults and children through age five who reside in Lake and Sumter counties and The Villages. New Vision is the only provider of these vital services for this population in this geographic area.
Mission Statement: New Vision for Independence is committed to excellence in providing rehabilitation, community education, and support services for people with low vision or blindness, and their families to promote independence, acceptance, and self-confidence.
We offer free services for all ages: Blind Babies Program, VIP Children’s Program, VITAL Transition Program, (teens to young adults) Vocational Rehab, and Adult Independent Living Skills.
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Office supplies, such as printer paper, white cardstock, envelopes of all sizes, address labels, and 1" binders
Professional brochure printing
Grocery store gift cards
Office chairs for our computer lab
Blindness shouldn't be a barrier to independence
New Vision is your local 501(c)(3), nationally accredited community organization, providing rehabilitation, community education, and support services for people with low vision or blindness, and their families, in Lake and Sumter Counties and The Villages. We need your support. Make a donation today. Volunteer. Get involved. Help us remove blindness as a barrier to independence.