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Aira now available FREE for short calls - learn more

Recently we've learned that the Aira app, which instantly connects a person with vision loss to a live agent who will help you with your daily tasks, is available for grocery shopping at Wegmans and at the Greater Rochester International Airport , to assist you with directions. Now, the Aira app is free for calls less than five minutes, for anyone with an Aira account. More specifically, Aira is free to use for those short (5 minutes or less), everyday tasks where a little information can...

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This week's PODCASTS

EOS #1934: Accessibility at Sprint, 08/21/19

Aug 19, 2019

Sprint offers a number of special promotions and plans for the visually impaired community and is trying to make this information more widely known.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Kelly Egan, visually impaired Customer Relations Manager for accessibility at Sprint, about Sprint offerings and how you might take advantage of them.

Silver Threads #1934: Encore on the Arts, 08/20/19

Aug 19, 2019

Articles from Next Avenue hope to inspire listeners to consider becoming  late-blooming artists and find wisdom and adventure in trying something new.

Pets+Us #1934: Letting Go - When is it time?, 08/22/19

Aug 19, 2019

Euthanasia - When faced with the decision to relieve the suffering of a beloved pet, how do we know when the time is right?  We'll hear from experts and pet parents.

: Survey data suggests that anxiety is a major psychological issue in the 21st century. Ways to manage anxiety and move forward despite it. Also a mental health app designed to help people suffering from anxiety.

Editor’s notes; Feature: Reviews: BIG 4 Summer Listening; Reviews: Fiction

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