Vision & Program Highlights

New to Vision Loss? There is help!

Coping with vision loss can feel overwhelming and stressful, but when armed with the right information, you can face the future with confidence. With that in mind, the American Foundation for the Blind's VisionAware ™ "Getting Started" kit was created to provide hope and help to handle the challenges of vision loss, and to connect you and your family members with specialized services and products available to assist with everyday life with vision loss.

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This week's PODCASTS

If you are living with low vision, you certainly know how difficult it can be to remain active and independent.
This program will give you ideas for how you can live WELL with low vision.

Outside Magazine October 2018 issue features the latest innovations and insights for improving health and well-being.

Articles from Prevention Magazine and others report research that gratitude can benefit physical health in addition to mental and emotional reserves.

Blinded Veterans Association

Joe Bogart, Executive Director of the Blinded Veterans Association (BVA), is the first legally blind soldier to return to combat duty since the Civil War.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Joe about the various services offered to veterans by the BVA as well as the relationship between the BVA and the Veterans Administration.

Reviews: Classics & Drama; Reviews: Sci/Fi/Fantasy

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