BFW Halle (Germany)

Logo BFW Halle

BFW Halle main building

BFW Halle - Berufsfoerderungswerk Halle (Saale) gGmbH

Vocational training centre for the blind and visually impaired

The BFW Halle is a regional and national working social service company, which offers a variety of vocational rehabilitation and accompanying services for visually impaired and blind persons. Founded more than a hundred years ago in 1898, the institution got the status of a Berufsförderungswerk in 1991 and is now one of 4 special institutes in Germany for retraining blind and visually impaired adults, being the only one in East Germany.