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Virginia Industries for the Blind

1102 Monticello Road
Charlottesville, VA 22902

(434) 295-5168

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Contact Information

(434) 295-5168

Who We Are

Virginia Industries for the Blind provides employment services to visually impaired individuals, including vocational evaluation, on-the-job training, cross-training, skill enhancing, counseling, work adjustment, trial work & job placement counseling. Fully accessible to persons with disabilities.

The Charlottesville manufacturing facilities manufactures/assembles U.S. Navy mattresses, mop heads, University and institutional mattresses, pillows, reflective safety vests, writing instruments, examination gloves, spices, mop handles and mop buckets.

The Virginia Industries for the Blind (VIB), the Enterprise division of Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI), currently provides employment opportunities in two manufacturing plants, eleven base supply stores, and six service locations.

Who We Serve

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Age Requirements
18 and over
No Age Requirement
Other Eligibility Criteria
Contact the Virginia Department for the Visually Handicapped (540) 949-6178.

Available 24/7

Intake Process
Professional/agency referral. Written application required. Eye & visual examinations required. Appointment necessary.
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