Make an immediate difference in the life of a child with visual impairment.

Preschool Readiness Program

Braille Reader

Availability

VIPS Louisville
not available

VIPS Central Kentucky
available

VIPS Indiana
not available

Vision-Specific Learning Environment

In conjunction with the Lexington Hearing & Speech Center, VIPS offers on-site preschool services to children in the Central Kentucky area. VIPS teachers collaborate with LHSC teachers to provide a vision-specific academic environment for each individual child. The LHSC preschool program is dedicated to meeting and exceeding the state of Kentucky's early childhood standards of education.

The preschool program consists of the following:

  • Small classroom size (2:6 ratio)
  • Inclusive classrooms (all children learning together)
  • Daily individual, small group, and large group instruction
  • Center based learning activities
  • Developmental assessments
  • Individualized programming for each child
  • Sound fields in every classroom (evenly distributes teacher’s voice across the classroom)
  • Collaborative programming with community organizations
  • In-house field trips

2018 Tuition Rates

Grasshoppers Class (3-year olds)

Option 1

Monday and Tuesday
8:30 am - 11:30 am
$450 per month

Option 2

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
8:30 am - 11:30 am
$670 per month


Preschool Class (4-year olds)

Monday and Tuesday
8:30 am - 11:30 am
$4,230 per year

We provide early intervention services for all of Kentucky and Indiana!

VIPS provides early intervention services to Kentucky and Indiana's youngest children with blindness and low vision. Services include evaluations, in-home visits, and access to resources that help parents and caregivers better understand and support their child with visual impairment. Contact us to learn more about how you can take advantage of the many programs and services that are offered throughout the year.

Would you like to speak with someone directly?

Give us a call at (888) 636-8477.

Want to learn more?

Contact the VIPS office for more information!

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