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O&M Links & Information

The following web sites provide a wealth of information for families who need ideas and suggestions for helping their child from infancy on. The first 5 years of life are crucial for developing the concepts and confidence required to move independently through the world.  Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired    Web site of Eric Weihenmayer, blind adventurer who has climbed all seven of the highest mountain peaks in the world  FamilyConnect web site  FamilyConnect web site: The Value of Strong Orientation and Mobility Skills FamilyConnect web site: Helping Your Preschooler Develop Orientation and Mobility Skills  FamilyConnect web site: O&M for Teens with Recent Vision Loss   Articles for parents of young children that give great ideas for ways to improve your child’s ability to move through the world  More articles…these give ideas for encouraging movement and motor skills in babies and young children  Plenty of specific information about O&M skills  More good information 

Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired
2888 Brightside Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

School Office: (225) 757-3481
Director's Office: (225) 757-3482