Events

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

The following activities may be joined at any time during their program run. 

3T Academy 

3T Academy is an eight-month program designed to promote college preparation and success, self-advocacy development, and workplace readiness.  Learn more about 3T Academy.  

MVP Workshops

Developing a "Most Valuable Plan" and  explore your vision for the vital areas in your life and set goals to maximize your best self. Learn more about MVP Workshops.

Startup Wizard Workshops

Students consider options for life after high school and explore pathways in the exciting world of self-employment and entrepreneurship. Learn more about Startup Wizard Workshops.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

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YES2 2024

Youth Employment Solutions 2 (YES 2) YES 2 is focused on career preparation by providing experience, opportunity, career preparation, and paid internships for Washington’s blind and visually… Read more
Department of Services for the Blind logo showing an individual with a cane walking on the surface of the globe.

SRCB Public Meeting - March 2024

Are you interested in learning more about the direction of Vocational Rehabilitation services for blind or visually impaired people in the State of Washington? The State Rehabilitation Council (SRCB… Read more

Vision to Victory Camp

DSB is pleased to announce the 2024 Vision to Victory Vision Camp, presented by Amerability.  Students from across the state are invited to attend this multi-day experience filled with workshops,… Read more
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DSB Town Hall

Virtual event to provide agency updates and answer community questions. The Department of Services for the Blind (DSB) announces the Spring Virtual Town Hall. DSB Town Halls are held virtually to… Read more
An Amtrak train pulls up to the platform at the Tacoma Dome Station.

LIFTT 2024

Learning Independence For Today & Tomorrow   Join us for a full day of travel and a campus tour of the Learning Independence For Today and Tomorrow (LIFTT) program located at the Washington… Read more
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Stronger Together Family Conference

A Weekend Focused on Strengthening Social-Emotional Skills for the Whole Family  At DSB, we believe that youth thrive when the entire family has the tools and resources needed to support their blind… Read more
Department of Services for the Blind logo showing an individual with a cane walking on the surface of the globe.

SRCB Public Meeting - June 2024

Are you interested in learning more about the direction of Vocational Rehabilitation services for blind or visually impaired people in the State of Washington? The State Rehabilitation Council (SRCB… Read more
National Federation of the Blind logo showing multicolored stick figures holding canes arranged in a circle and the Washington Council of the Blind logo showing the outline of the state of Washington with the letters W, C, B printed in the center and the Braille dots for each letter beneath them.

NFB National Convention 2024

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Services for the Blind (DSB) will be continuing the summer tradition of traveling with students and families to a national consumer group convention… Read more
Washington State School for the Blind logo showing a drawing of the state of Washington with the letters W S S B emanating from a dot in Vancouver.

Youth Employment Solutions 1

In partnership with the Department of Services for the Blind (DSB), the Washington State School for the Blind (WSSB) is hosting Youth Employment Solutions (YES) 1 this summer at the WSSB campus. … Read more
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3T Academy Residential Program

Coming to the end of high school is an exciting time to celebrate achievements and prepare for the next steps in life. For those exploring the possibility of attending college after high school, many… Read more