Assistance with losing sight

Posted November 17, 2022 by Mandy Smith in

Is your mom, dad or grandparent struggling with their eye sight? RCIL has a program (iKan-RCIL) for anyone 55 years or older that has a vision loss that is affecting their daily living. This service is free and offered in 32 counties. Services include: white cane training, independent living skills training (such as cooking and cleaning techniques), demonstration and acquiring of assistive technology, braille training, and much more. It is important to support family as their vision changes and iKan-RCIL can help with this process. For more information or to get your family member signed up for services please contact us at (785)528-3015.

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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