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Orientation Center

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      The Adult Orientation and Adjustment Center provides a curriculum for vocational rehabilitation clients of the Iowa Department for the Blind ages 17 and older to learn alternative skills for everything from cooking to computer and technology. More importantly, the program provides a platform for individuals to develop self-confidence and a truly positive attitude about themselves and their blindness.

      Get an overview of what the Orientation Center has to offer.

      Learn about the classes offered in the center.

      Youth Transition Services

      The Iowa Department for the Blind (IDB) is dedicated to providing meaningful and high quality vocational rehabilitation services to blind and low-vision transition-age youth across the state. For more information, contact Transition Program Specialist Chelsea Van Gorp at 515-250-8177 or

      For more information on the Orientation and Adjustment Center, contact:
      Karly Prinds
      Orientation Center Program Administrator
      (515) 281-1313


      Orientation Center Overview