The Belize Council for the Visually Impaired (BCVI), Belize City, Belize

BCVI is one of the oldest NGOs in Belize.

Founded in 1981, it has been providing support to people who are blind providing rehabilitation, daily living skills and orientation and mobility services. The organisation also provides education support to blind children in regular school’s system by teaching braille and producing braille texts, computer skills and provision of adaptive aids. BCVI also provides preventing services through five primary eye clinics strategically located throughout the country by offering free eye examinations, prescriptions and affordable glasses.

 

For more information visit their website.