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Searching for resources specific to vision loss? Have some to share? Join our Resource Roundtable to discover and share tips, unique to vision loss, for connecting to the information and support you are looking for.

Searching for resources specific to vision loss? Have some to share? Join our Resource Roundtable to discover and share tips, unique to vision loss, for connecting to the information and support you are looking for.

Location:

United States

Description:

Searching for resources specific to vision loss? Have some to share? Join our Resource Roundtable to discover and share tips, unique to vision loss, for connecting to the information and support you are looking for.

Language:

English

Contact:

8477842869


Episodes

Financial Assistance for Adaptive Equipment

5/19/2020
Even on a limited budget, getting adaptive equipment can be possible. This month we shared organizations and programs that can provide financial assistance and support at little or no cost.

Duration:00:50:45

Connecting to Resources in a Small Community

4/21/2020
We explore how to ask for, locate, and utilize resources when you live in a small town or rural community. We also shared tips on how to be an effective self-advocate to find the support you're seeking.

Duration:00:45:28

Home Safe Home

3/17/2020
This month we talked about simple, low-cost ways to create a safe and comfortable living space when living with a visual impairment. From lighting to organization, we'll explore ways to ensure your home remains home safe home.

Duration:00:43:16

Getting Around Safely

2/18/2020
A white cane can be a great tool to travel safely and confidently. We shared tips, discussed using a white cane to travel within your neighborhood and in your community, and shared resources for training.

Duration:00:49:23

Getting the Most From Online Searches

1/21/2020
When searching for information online, it can sometimes be difficult to find exactly what we're looking for. This month we shared tips for navigating the web and searching online in less time and with less stress.

Duration:00:39:08

Cool and Simple Gadgets

12/18/2019
Want to get things done quickly and easily? This month we discussed low-tech items and devices for the visually impaired. The group shared their favorites, as well as how to obtain them.

Duration:00:52:02

Holiday Preparations

11/20/2019
It's never too early to plan for the holidays! During this month's Resource Roundtable, we'll explore entertaining, gift-giving, and navigating holiday outings, sharing specific ideas for those with vision loss. Let's enjoy the holidays with less stress and more fun.

Duration:00:50:17

Creating Connections, Continued

10/16/2019
This month we continued the conversation from last time on connections. We shared how to expand connections online through social media and listserves, and then discussed ways to build stronger connections with friends and family.

Duration:00:53:17

Creating Connections

9/18/2019
A support network can be incredibly helpful in finding resources and achieving your goals. Where do you turn for support? This month, we explored ways to expand your support network through support groups, blindness organizations, and other communities.

Duration:00:54:08

A Roadmap to Resources

8/21/2019
This month was all about taking action and remembering to be mindful! We explored how to design a roadmap to guide you toward the resources you are looking for. The group also shared accessibility support numbers and websites that can get you started.

Duration:00:52:22

Beginning Your Search

7/17/2019
For our first roundtable discussion, we shared our reasons for joining the group and what we hope to gain from connecting and sharing with others. We then discussed how to be a self-advocate, how to build resilience, and how to set goals even when we don't know where to turn next.

Duration:00:47:14