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.

Operation Saving Sight: Charitable program of Eye Consultants of Atlanta and Eye Consultants of Atlanta Foundation

Eye Consultants of Atlanta: Operation Saving Sight (OSS) is a new charitable program of Eye Consultants of Atlanta (ECA) and the Eye Consultants of Atlanta Foundation, in which ECA surgeons and clinic professionals contribute their time and skills to perform cataract eye surgeries at no cost for Georgians in need.

Introducing the Snow 7 HD Plus!

Zoomax Snow 7 HD Plus is the first 7″ handheld video magnifier in the global market adopting text-to-speech technology. Offering storage for up to 1,000 images and superb distance viewing, Snow 7 HD Plus is a new entry for low vision people to regain independence. Two versions with text-to-speech included and excluded (advanced and basic version) are both available.

Blind Yoga Program for the Visually Impaired

Blind Yoga

NEWS RELEASE FROM BLIND YOGA: With over 20 million people in the U.S. exploring the healing benefits of yoga, it’s important that this exercise be readily available and easy to access for everyone.

Portable HD Desktop Magnifier On The Go

View crystal clear HD images with vibrant colors, at any distance! Read newspapers, prescriptions, magazines & books. Perfect for shopping, reading labels, menus & bus schedules. Great for School reading, writing & homework.

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Montgomery nurses go the extra mile

Montgomery nurses go the extra mile

Constance Billingsley (a Selma native), Barbara and Angela received an Outstanding Patient Care Award from V.I.P. CEO William H. Bowman. They are professionals and try to make everyone get well as soon as they can. They provide a special touch to all and treat people with kindness. Than you for all you do at your facility. Constance is an LPN and Barbara is a wound nurse.

Crown Healthcare Nurse Recognized by V.I.P.

Crown Healthcare Nurse Recognized by V.I.P.

Crowne Healthcare and Rehabilitation of Montgomery Admissions LPN Nurse Angela Johnson was recognized by V.I.P. CEO William H. Bowman for her outstanding patient care. Angela is from South Alabama and is married and the mother of two children. In her spare time she likes to read to kids. She has been a nurse for about eight years. She is kind and welcoming to all.

Jackson Hospital staff shows they care

William Bowman with Jackson Hospital staff

V.I.P. salutes the nurses and staff at Jackson Hospital in Montgomery, Alabama for going out of their way to make patients with special needs feel special and to heal quicker. It is nice to see how the staff on the 3rd floor cares about the patients and gets to know them and their needs. They make you feel like a person and not a number.

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

Make a donation

Help V.I.P. help the visually impaired in the community. Consider making a donation. No amount is too small.

V.I.P. Sponsors

Walmart Foundation
Eyesight Foundation of Alabama
Black Belt Community Foundation
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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