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Rehabilitation Council for the Blind Meetings, Minutes, and Notes

Quarterly Business Meeting and Public Forum

The Florida Rehabilitation Council for the Blind and The Division of Blind Services announces the following Meeting and Public Forum:

Meeting Date and Time

Thursday       July 27, 2017          8:30 a.m. –   4:00 p.m. (or before if business concludes earlier)
Friday            July 28, 2017          9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (or before if business concludes earlier)

Meeting Location:

The Florida Hotel & Conference Center
1500 Sand Lake Road
Orlando, Florida  32809

A copy of the Agenda may be obtained by contacting Selena Sickler at The Division of Blind Services, 325 West Gaines St., Room 1114, Turlington Building, Tallahassee, FL  32399, (850) 245-0329, Email: Selena.Sickler@dbs.fldoe.org or through the Florida Telephone Relay system 711.

Public Forum Date and Time:

Thursday   July 27, 2017        5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (or before if business concludes earlier)

Public Forum Location:

The Florida Hotel & Conference Center
1500 Sand Lake Road
Orlando, Florida  32809

Attend in Person

Sign in Cards will be Available Outside the Entrance to the Meeting Room for Anyone Wishing to Speak.

Or Participate by Telephone

Telephone    1(888) 670-3525
Passcode       1242528392#

Please submit any questions to Selena.Sickler@dbs.fldoe.org.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in these meetings should contact the local DBS office at (813) 871-7190 no later than Ten (10) working days prior to the meeting.

The Florida Division of Blind Services helps individuals with visual impairments to achieve employment and independence under Title I of the Rehab Act.  The Public Forum is for consumer input on the effectiveness of those services.

2017 Meetings

May 2017 - Pensacola

Thursday, May 11
Friday, May 12

July 2017 - Orlando

Thursday, July 27
Friday, July 28

October 2017 – Lakeland

Thursday, October 26
Friday, October 27

February 2018 – Fort Lauderdale

Tuesday,        February 6
Wednesday, February 7

May 2018 – West Palm Beach

Thursday, May 3
Friday, May 4

July 2018 – Orlando

Thursday, July 26
Friday, July 27

Minutes and Public Forum Notes

The Florida Rehabilitation Council for the Blind meets four times per year.  The Council attempts to schedule Public Forums on the same day meetings are scheduled. For scheduled meeting times and locations, see Meeting Notices.

2017 - May

2017 - February

2016 - October

2016 - August

2016 - July

2016 - May

2016 - February

2015 - October

2015 - July

2015 - May

2015 - February

2014 - October

2014 - July

2014 - April

2014 - February

2013 - October

2013 - July

2013 - April

2013 - February

2012 - October

2012 - July

2012 - April

2012 - January

2011 - October

2011 - July

2011 - April

2011 - February

2010 - October

2010 - July

2010 - April

2010 - January