Events for individuals who are blind or have low vision

Posted June 30, 2022 by Mandy Smith in

I will be hosting three events in July for individuals who are blind or have low vision. As I’ve posted in the past, I run RCIL’s program, iKan-RCIL, which is for anyone 55 years and older who has a vision loss that affects their daily living. I will be hosting two independent living classes in Osage City at the senior center on July 6th & 13th at 12:00pm and a low vision fair in Wamego at the senior center on July 11th at 10:00am. Kansas Talking Books, Audio Reader, and Assistive Technology for Kansans will also be attending the low vision fair in Wamego. These events are open to anyone who is interested in learning skills, resources, or technology options for individuals with vision loss. There is no cost for any of the events and if you are interested in the senior center’s lunch that day (there is a cost for the meal), please call them: Wamego Senior Center (785) 456-2260 and Osage City Senior Center (785) 528-1170.

Below are the attached fliers for addresses and more details. Please call me if you are interested in attending or have questions (785)528-3105.

Mandy Smith

Mandy has worked at RCIL since June of 2009. She is a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist and provides services in 32 counties to individuals who are blind or have low vision and are 55 years and older.

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