The Matthew's Center for Visual Learning, established in 2000, is an organization licensed by the Virginia Department of Education as a private special education day school. The center has a staff of trained and certified occupational therapists and speech and language pathologists. It offers programs for individuals suffering with speech, language and learning disabilities. The Matthew's Center for Visual Learning s day school focuses on improving student s communication adaptive behavior, pre-academic and academic, pre-vocational and vocational and self care skills of children. Its after-school program offers various childcare services. The center also provides in-home, parent training, respite care and consultation services. The Matthew's Center for Visual Learning is located in Manassas, Va.