Transition Vocational Initiative
JULY 6th–18th 2014
Career Awareness Summer Program
Pennsylvania Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services (BVS) in partnership with Overbrook School for the Blind (OSB) present Transition Vocational Initiative (TVI) a two week residential summer program for students who are blind or visually impaired. TVI is held in the Independent Living Apartments on Overbrook School for the Blind’s campus located in Philadelphia, PA.
Students will live in a supported apartment setting.
Students will job shadow with 3-5 different employers.
Students will practice team building at Philadelphia Rock Gym.
Students will explore a variety of public transportation methods.
Career awareness and preparation for finding a job.
Job exploration and performance.
Using assistive technology in all locations.
Developing O&M skills.
Developing Independent Living Skills.
Socialization in the workplace and home.
To APPLY or for more INFORMATION contact:
Stephanie Hays, email@example.com or 267-670-2577