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
Last update: February 23, 2023