Orientation and Mobility
Orientation and Mobility services provide students who are blind or low vision with instruction in skills to safely, efficiently and effectively travel within their environment.
- Instruction in independent travel within home, school, and community
- Instruction in the use of long cane, mobility devices, and orientation aids
- Consultation with educational staff and families regarding accommodations and assistive technology
- Evaluation for eligibility in collaboration with local district staff
Orientation and Mobility services are available to students in the public schools of Oakland County.
A request may be made from the local school district by submission of a District Service Request (DSR), available through the districts office of special education.