Teacher Consultants for 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. 

Services include:

  • 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.