Ernesto was hired to teach Cane Travel in August, 2018 after completing an internship at the Center in preparation to take the final exam for the National Orientation & Mobility Certification (NOMC). He officially received his NOMC in December, 2018. Not only did Ernesto teach adults cane travel all day during the hot summer of 2018, by night he served as the Residential Counselor for three blind teenagers, teaching and guiding them in living in an apartment, planning, shopping and preparing the apartment’s meals, cleaning, doing their own laundry and also having some fun. He did this for 8 weeks and did it with kindness and conviction. (More to come).
Cane Travel Instructor