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Providing “integrated services” and “training” for consumers who are coping with “impaired vision” and wish to lead an “independent life style.”
Visually Impaired Persons of Charlotte County 3459 Depew Avenue Port Charlotte, Florida 33952 Phone: 941-625-8501 Fax: 941-625-8032 info@vipofcc.com
Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday 8:30am until 4:30pm (Closed Holidays)
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Peer Group Every Tuesday! 3459 Depew Avenue in Port Charlotte is the meeting place! Learn about mobility, home safety, visual aids, and much more; plus “have some fun” at the same time!  Call or stop by for information!  “Independent Life Style.”
Click for Directions Visual Arts Center
Bringing inspiration and creativity to our community!
Coming February, 2015 Our 2nd annual ”Biggest” Fundraiser Ever!
Health and Wellness Screenings Food and  Music! Get the Vendor Registration Form
All Proceeds benefit the Visually Impaired Persons of Charlotte County!
Limited Space Book Early!
Please Support Our Sponsors
Our Mission The “mission” of our center is to “educate” the “visually impaired” to regain control of life that severe “loss of vision” seems to take away.
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Wayne Sallade speaks to the VIP Peer Group - July 22nd, 2014. See and hear the presentation
If you suffer from visual impairment, it is important that you register with Charlotte County Emergency Management Please call 941-833-4000
Sign Up for Ongoing Classes! Braille Class, Home Safety, Mobility Orientation, Computer Training, Visual Aids Instruction, and Financial Management. Click Here to sign up. Class schedules to be determined based on need and convenience
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Presents: Sipping In The Dark A Tasting For Charity Thursday, October 16th  5:30 pm For a $10.00 Donation to the Visually Impaired Persons of Charlotte County, you can "Sip in the Dark!"  You will be blindfolded in a dark room while learning about the intricacies of the wine you are tasting, including specific aromas, the complexity of wine, and how it is made. This unique wine experience will heighten your senses while giving you the firsthand experience of the world that visually impaired people live in. Join Nurse On Call, Ameditrans, Quality Healthcare Center of North Port, and Regions Bank to Sip Some Wine and Have a Great Time! Shuttle Services provided by Ameditrans.  Pick up and Drop off at your service.  Please call for route schedule. RSVP's Kindly Requested 941-627-1650 Big Crush Distribution 3853 Acline Road Suite # 202 Punta Gorda, Florida 33950 bigcrushwines.com