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.

Pay It Forward: William Bowman of Selma

William Bowman

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring William Bowman of Selma.

He’s the founder of VIP ,the non-profit with this simple mission: making life better for the blind and visually impaired.

Free eye screenings for glaucoma scheduled for Jan. 30

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. V.I.P. & Primary Eyecare Center of Selma, Alabama will host a free eye screening for glaucoma.

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness. It is a silent disease. We have posted videos form the National Eye Institute to educate you on WHAT GLAUCOMA IS.

VIDEO: Technology for Low Vision

Les talks about living with low vision and how technology created by Vispero helps him maintain his independence.

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