V.I.P. stands for visually impaired people who are VERY IMPORTANT PEOPLE. We want to provide low vision community education, assistive technology, support and mentoring.


Sarah Robinson recognized for helping special needs community

Sarah Robinson recognized for helping special needs community

Sarah Robinson of the Selma Times Journal was recognized for helping people with special needs promote good causes in the paper. Robinson is a great writer and a friend to the Selma community.

Reality star Coleysia Chestnut at 2014 Low Vision Awareness Day

Reality star Coleysia Chestnut at 2014 Low Vision Awareness Day

Reality star Coleysia Chestnut appeared at the 2014 Low Vision Awareness Day in Selma, Ala. Chestnut talked about having positive self-esteem. She appeared in the MTV Show "Are You The One."

Freedom Scientific rep speaks at ow Vision Awareness Day

Freedom Scientific rep speaks at ow Vision Awareness Day

Mike Self of Freedom Scientific speaks at 2014 Low Vision Awareness Day in Selma at the Dallas County Health Department. The event was sponsored by VIP Organization Inc and West Alabama Public Transportation.

The event was held in April 2014 to educate people with low vision about assistive technology to help them to become more independent.

Promoting Low Vision Awarenss at KIX Country

Promoting Low Vision Awarenss at KIX Country

William Bowman had the opportunity to promote Low Vision Awareness Day 2014 on air at KIX Country FM 101.5 in Selma.

NFL's Michael Johnson receives community service award

NFL's Michael Johnson receives community service award

Michael Johnson receives the April 2014 Facebook friend of the month from William Bowman for giving back to Selma’s youth. Johnson is a NFL football player for Tampa Bay.

Bowman meets with state school superintendent about bullying program

Bowman meets with state school superintendent about bullying program

William Bowman recently had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Tommy Bice State Board of Education Superintendent in his office in Montgomery about his bullying program "Don’t' You Ever Get Tired of Hurting Me."

Dr. Bice says, "You have a unique program and its needed in our schools. The children need to see this program at our schools all over the state."

CentraSight - A New Treatment for Macular Degeneration

CentraSight

CentraSight is pleased to let you know about an exciting new advancement in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

It is called a telescope implant, and it is FDA approved. It is now available in your area to treat End-Stage AMD, the most advanced form of AMD, where patients have central vision loss in both eyes.

What We Offer

1) Low vision community educational programs, conferences and assistive technology demonstrations and expos

2) Support groups, mentoring and advocacy

3) Site and Structural modifications for churches, businesses, etc. for public access

4) Consultations for the visually impaired and low vision evaluations on assistive technology for the visually impaired

5) We provide information and referrals for magnification devices

6) Customer service training and workshops to better acommodate the visually impaired customer

V.I.P. Sponsors

Black Belt Community Foundation
Freedom Scientific
First Cahawba Bank
Hat Country Resistal Hats
AI Squared Zoom Text
Moore Stewart Honda
Carter Drug Company
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Pepsi Cola
Wyatt-Kirkpatrick Eye
City of Selma
Dallas County Commission
Regions Bank