STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Rehabilitation Services
e-mail us at brian.sigman@CT.GOV
The Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind (BESB), within the Department of Rehabilitation Services provides resources, comprehensive low vision services, specialized education services, life skills training, case management, and vocational services to individuals of all ages who are legally blind and to children who are visually impaired.
If you are experiencing a vision loss that makes simple daily tasks difficult or impossible, you may be eligible for services from the Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind (BESB). Talk to your eye care professional, physician, or a neurologist about submitting an eye report form to BESB.
Would you like to help a blind neighbor by driving, shopping, reading, or sorting their mail? Call the Volunteer Coordinator at 800-842-4510 for more information and an application.
EMPLOYERS! -- BESB can offer on-the-job training funds when you hire a BESB job referral candidate. For more information, follow this link Services for Employers .
* Services for Children
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