North Dakota Vision Services/School for the Blind (NDVS/SB) provides statewide leadership, center based programming, and regionalized outreach services ensuring that the specialized needs of persons of all ages who are blind or visually impaired are met. NDVS/SB is a division of the Department of Public Instruction, Kirsten Baesler, State Superintendent, and is located in Grand Forks, with regional offices in Fargo, Jamestown, Minot and Bismarck.

NDVS/SB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.

Mission Statement

NDVS/SB provides individualized services and resources to infants, children and adults with visual impairment to empower them in achieving their goals.

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AER ALIVE - Dakotas AER 2019 Conference

This is an opportunity to participate in world class continuing education in the vision field.  Please join us as we cover topics such as orientation and mobility, transition, daily living skills, braille and resources.  You will have the opportunity to hear Tanni Anthony speak about Orientation & Mobility and Eric Guillary speak about " What it Really Take for Successful Transition."  Please join us for this exciting conference and be AER ALIVE!