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:
February 6, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
February 7, 2018 Time: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Meeting Location: Embassy Suites, 1100 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
Public Forum Date:
February 6, 2018 Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Public Forum Location: Embassy Suites, 1100 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
- Local Division of Blind Services District Administrator
- Lighthouse of Broward County, Inc. Representative
- Local Paratransit Representative
Public Comment will be heard immediately following the presentations.
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.
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
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in these meetings should contact the local DBS office, (954) 746-1770 in Sunrise, Florida 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.
For more information, please contact Selena Sickler, (850) 245-0329 or Email: Selena.Sickler@dbs.fldoe.org.
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 - October
2017 - July
2017 - May
2017 - February
2016 - October
2016 - August
2016 - July
2016 - May
2016 - February
- Meeting Minutes - February 10, 2016
- Forum Minutes - February 10, 2016
- Meeting Minutes - February 11, 2016
2015 - October
- Meeting Minutes - October 21, 2015
- Forum Minutes - October 21, 2015
- Meeting Minutes - October 22, 2015
2015 - July
2015 - May
2015 - February
2014 - October
- Meeting Minutes - October 23, 2014
- Forum Minutes - October 23, 2014
- Meeting Minutes - October 24, 2014