• Outreach Instructional Services
    The AIDB Outreach program was designed to assist parents and teachers with appropriately serving students who are deaf/hard-of-hearing, blind/visually impaired, or DeafBlind in the public schools. Our providers travel statewide providing a plethora of services to sensory impaired children. Applicants may be referred by a parent or guardian, school personnel, AIDB regional center staff, or other professional working with the child. However, a parent or guardian must fill out and return the appropriate application and consent forms for services to be rendered. The following information is an overview of services we provide, though not an exhaustive list. Please contact us at outreach@aidb.org to learn more.


    • Observation in the classroom
    • Consultation with teacher(s) and parent(s)
    • Evaluation of students
    • Individualized Education Program (IEP) development assistance
    • Attendance at IEP meetings 

    Evaluation Areas

    • Intelligence
    • Achievement
    • Developmental
    • Language
    • Adaptive Behavior
    • Functional Vision
    • Orientation and Mobility 


    Request Our Services 

    The packet of forms below must be filled out and signed by a parent or legal guardian in order to receive our services. Forms should be emailed to outreach@aidb.org or sent by FAX to 256-761-3860. They may also be mailed to the address on the forms, with Attention: Outreach, Health & Clinical Services.

    Outreach Packet Updated 11/2021

  • Coming Soon: More information on

    • Serving Alabama’s Deaf & Hard of Hearing
    • Serving Alabama’s Visually Impaired 
    Contact Us

    Email or call us at 256-761-3274 for more information about our services.

  • AIDB Accessibility Information

    AIDB places a high priority on accessibility to all our programs and, together with Blackboard, has taken great care to provide a quality website. If you have a question or need to report an accessibility or functionality issue with this site please contact aidbwebmaster@aidb.org.

    Board of Trustees May 2020 Meeting Information

    Pursuant to the Governor’s First Supplemental Order dated March 18, 2020, the Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind Board of Trustees met via phone/zoom conference on May 19, 2020 at 9:00 AM.  A summary of the meeting follows: May 19, 2020 Meeting Summary