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Welcome to CAOMS 

 

CAOMS is a non-profit statewide organization whose mission is to facilitate professional growth and to support the role of Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialists in the habilitation and education of individuals who have visual impairments.

Founded in 1966, CAOMS hosts an annual statewide conference.  Membership consists primarily of credentialed O&M Specialists.  Student and associate memberships also make up the ranks of it's membership.  Anyone who believes in the goals and mission of CAOMS is welcome to join.

Click here for a CAOMS membership form

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2017 CAOMS Statewide Conference
November 3-5, 2017
Monterey, CA


"O&M: It's Not Just About the Vision Loss"





Click here for conference highlights and presentation materials


New on the Resources Page:

"Resources for O&M's Addressing Transportation Restrictions"
 

Northern CAOMS

N
-CAOMS Winter Meeting
Saturday, January 27, 2018

CEU's available and lunch will be provided by AER!

Click here for more information
 

Southern CAOMS

 

S-CAOMS Winter Meeting
Saturday, January 27, 2018

 

CEU's available and brunch will be provided!
 

Please note this meeting is open to all current and any prospective members interested in joining S-CAOMS for 2018. Also, we will be live streaming the meeting and CEUs, for those who wish to participate but cannot attend in person! 

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      Cane Quest

     Saturday, October 21, 2017

        Cal State Los Angeles

Cane Quest 2017 was another great success with the help of all of the O&M's that volunteered their time

to make it a fun and valuable experience for all the participants.

 

Click here for more photos from Cane Quest 2017

 

Click here for the Cane Quest website
 

 

               

Mobility: A Basic Freedom

Picture of white cane

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