International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment, European region

National Page of Belarus

National representative

Mr George Losik
Doctor of Scienses
United Institute of Informatics Problem. National Academy of Scienses
Surganov Street 6, 220012 Minsk, Republic of Belarus
tel: 00 375 44 5617 222
fax: 00 375 17 331 84 03
e-mail: georgelosik at yahoo.com

Educational institutions

Faculty of Special Education of Belarusian State Pedagogical University
The purpose of the faculty is training teachers for special education including schools for visually impaired children.

There are six special schools for visually impaired children in Belarus:

School for the Visually Impaired in Minsk
Mail address: Bogdanovicha Str. 35, 220002 Minsk
E-mail: sch188 at minsk.edu.by

Boarding School for the Visually Impaired in Mogiliov Region
Mail address: Sovetskaya Str. 53, 213010 Shklov
E-mail: sp_school_shklov at mail.ru

Boarding School for the Visually Impaired in Molodechno
Mail address: Volyntsa Str. 1, 223310 Molodechno
E-mail: ffmfilipo12 at yandex.ru

Boarding school for the Visually Impaired in Grodno
Mail address: Dzerginskogo Str. 93, 230005 Grodno
E-mail: school_VI_grodno at tut.by

School for the Visually Impaired in Brest Region
Mail address: Svobody Str. 7, 225110 Zhabinka
E-mail: VIschool_zhabinka at tut.by

School for the Visually Impaired in Gomel Region
Mail address: Komsomolskaya Str. 23, 247550 Vasilevichi
E-mail: AB2003 at tut.by

Associations

Byelorussian Association of the Visually Handicapped
Mail address: Amuratorskaya Str. 7, 220004 Minsk
E-mail: btiz_peo at mail.ru

Byelorussian Association of the Visually Handicapped is formed and run by people who suffer from blindness or severe visual impairment. The Association offers employment opportunities for blind and low vision people, creates an environment for education and cultural development.