How does MDPOBC help families with blind children?

We create learning opportunities for our children so they can become self-sufficient, and productive adults.

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Seminars and Workshops for parents and youth in conjunction with the National Federation of the Blind of Maryland's yearly convention Educational Training Programs throughout the year to introduce parents to the skills blind children will need to become successful, independent adults. IEP Help MDPOBC can offer advice and advocate for families developing an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Powerful Networking MDPOBC families are part of an excellent network of knowledgeable people. They share ideas through our active list-serve. Blind youth also share their experiences and find solutions to challenging situations. Use this link to join the email list.