This program allows you to obtain visual aids and, if you qualify, receive an amount to take care of a guide dog. The visual aids that are loaned to you compensate for a partial or total loss of vision and support you in your daily activities.

The program covers the loan, replacement and repair of visual aids.

Examples of loaned aids:

  • Reading: Video magnifier, optical system, calculator
  • Writing: Brailler
  • Mobility: White cane, electronic obstacle detector, night vision goggles

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