Lackawanna County Association for the Blind

General Information

Lackawanna County Association for the Blind
228 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503
(570) 342 7613


Paul Trama, Station Manager, 570 348 1812

Mary Lou Wascavich, Executive Director,

Services Offered

  • Counseling
    • Provides social evaluation, individual counseling, referral to community services. Refers for other counseling/social work services.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Refers for employment-oriented services.

  • Professional Training
    • Offers internship/fieldwork placement in orientation and mobility, rehabilitation counseling, social work.

  • Recreation Services
    • Offers arts and crafts, hobby groups, aerobics, bowling. Refers for other recreational services.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides training in personal management and home management skills. Refers for other rehabilitation services.

  • Information and Referral
    • Supplies prevention information via speakers' bureau, films, radio, and television.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Supplies prevention information via speakers' bureau. Offers Prevention of Blindness program, eye safety program, preschool vision screening, glaucoma screening clinics. Refers for other health services.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Provides orientation and mobility training.