DBS Strategic Plan 2016-2020 High-level
Division of Blind Services Mission
To ensure blind and visually impaired Floridians have the tools, support and opportunity to achieve success
In partnership with others, create a barrier free environment in the lives of Floridians with visual disabilities
Primary Strategic Goals
Goal 1: Highest Client Achievement
Coordinate and secure high quality training, education, work experiences and partnerships that create opportunities for blind and visually impaired Floridians to obtain and maintain independence, post-secondary education credentials, and successful employment outcomes.
Goal 2: Seamless Articulation & Maximum Access
Create a comprehensive service delivery system that fosters accessibility and provides positive experiences for blind and visually impaired Floridians enabling them to matriculate from school/training to work. Improve outreach methods to reach more consumers, advocates, providers, employers and other stakeholders.
Goal 3: Skilled Workforce & Economic Development
Assist blind and visually impaired Floridians with obtaining, maintaining and advancing in competitive integrated employment.
Goal 4: Quality Efficient Services
Create an accountable and exemplary division workforce that ensures high quality services.