South Carolina Commission for the Blind - Trident

Address

1064 Gardner Road
Suite 109
Charleston, SC 29407

(843) 852-4225

http://www.sccb.state.sc.us/

Description:

Agency provides:
*vocational rehabilitation
*Support groups
*Vocational Evaluation
*Woodshop Program
*Older Blind Services
*Home and Personal Management
*Deaf and Blind Services
*Transition Services
*Referrals to other agencies
*Advocacy
*Eye exams and glasses

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

Intake Process:

Call; must bring picture ID and proof of address

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

Interpreters available

Eligibility:

**Each consumer works with a counselor in their area who can assist them in:
*Determining eligibility
*Setting an employment goal
*Developing a program for Vocational Rehabilitation services to achieve that goal
*Learning to navigate the job-placement and job-retention process

To be eligible for the Prevention of Blindness Program services you must:
*Meet financial requirements
*Not be covered by any health insurance program


Vocational Rehabilitation Eligibility based on the following:
*Seeking services to prepare for, enter in or retain gainful employment
*Having a central visual acuity of 20/200 in the better eye with best corrective lens or a visual field of 20 degrees or less (legal blindness)
*Having a progressive visual disability that will result in legal blindness
*Requiring and benefiting from Vocational Rehabilitation services
*Living in South Carolina


Older Blind Services Eligibility:
*Be at least 55 years old
*Provide evidence of legal blindness or a progressive eye pathology, in both eyes, which could lead to legal blindness
*Require services to maintain independence
*Be a resident of South Carolina

Childrens Services Eligibility:
*Legally blind children, ages 3-12, may receive assistance through our Children!€™s Services.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

December 14, 2021

Volunteer Opportunities:

Contact for information. Internships are available

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1064 Gardner Road
Suite 109
Charleston, SC 29407

Phone Numbers

Main Number

(843) 852-4225

Fax

(843) 852-3582

Toll Free Number

(888) 335-5951

Legal Status:

Governmental

Geography Served

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  • North Carolina
    • Gaston County
      • Mount Holly
  • South Carolina
    • Beaufort County
      • Beaufort
      • Port Royal
      • Seabrook
    • Berkeley County
      • Charleston County
        • Colleton County
          • Edisto Island
          • Round O
          • Walterboro
        • Dorchester County
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        Geography Served

          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

        • North Carolina
          • Gaston County
            • Mount Holly
        • South Carolina
          • Beaufort County
            • Beaufort
            • Port Royal
            • Seabrook
          • Berkeley County
            • Charleston County
              • Colleton County
                • Edisto Island
                • Round O
                • Walterboro
              • Dorchester County
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              Geography Served

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              • North Carolina
                • Gaston County
                  • Mount Holly
              • South Carolina
                • Beaufort County
                  • Beaufort
                  • Port Royal
                  • Seabrook
                • Berkeley County
                  • Charleston County
                    • Colleton County
                      • Edisto Island
                      • Round O
                      • Walterboro
                    • Dorchester County
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                    Geography Served

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                    • North Carolina
                      • Gaston County
                        • Mount Holly
                    • South Carolina
                      • Beaufort County
                        • Beaufort
                        • Port Royal
                        • Seabrook
                      • Berkeley County
                        • Charleston County
                          • Colleton County
                            • Edisto Island
                            • Round O
                            • Walterboro
                          • Dorchester County
                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-0600.9000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Geography Served

                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                          • North Carolina
                            • Gaston County
                              • Mount Holly
                          • South Carolina
                            • Beaufort County
                              • Beaufort
                              • Port Royal
                              • Seabrook
                            • Berkeley County
                              • Charleston County
                                • Colleton County
                                  • Edisto Island
                                  • Round O
                                  • Walterboro
                                • Dorchester County
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