We welcome all with visual impairment
Serving Tucson and Pima County
Welcome to the Tucson Society of the Blind, TSB, website. TSB provides social and educational programs for those individuals with low or no vision. TSB provides valuable resources on coping with blindness and vision impairment. It is wonderful to meet other visually impaired seniors who can act as mentors and provide emotional support.
Join Us at our Weekly Meetings
Tuesday mornings from 9:30am- 1:00pm.
Christ Presbyterian Church
6565 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ
Includes topic as noted on our calendar, followed by games.
2 - Marge Barnhart, "Inspiring Stories of the Visually Challenged.” In the future TSB members will be able to purchase the book on thumb drive, which will plug into AZ Talking Book Player. TSB members in book will share personal experiences.
5 - Rescheduled Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N Alvernon Way, 9:45-1:30 p.m. Gullin Chinese Restaurant, 4445 E. Broadway
9 - Anna Miller a Vision rehab teacher from State of AZ will discuss daily living skills and other surprises. Stay until 12:30 PM for a Chic Fil A nugget lunch donated by Erma with pie for dessert.
12 - TSB Board Meeting 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway
16 - AZ Banjo Blasters, Get ready to let the good times roll and enjoy our favorite band
23 - Angeline, Tucson Wildlife Center, "Rescuing of Desert Animals"
30 - Joanne Gabias, "Growing up with Blind Parents and being sighted," Orientation and Mobility Instructor at SAAVI. Bring items for Youth on Their Own, See the April/May newsletter for full information
In November of 2003, thirteen individuals organized Tucson Society of the Blind. TSB is now recognized throughout the community as an organization that serves those with limited sight.
TSB is a non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors. TSB provides social, recreational and educational programs for legally blind adults and those coping with vision loss. Membership has grown to more than 80. Increased donations have allowed a greater range of programs and field trips.
Tucson Society of the Blind exists to enhance independence and quality of life for individuals with vision loss
TSB Members Enjoy Varied Programs Such As
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Benefits of Being a Member
Membership Dues are $15.00 a year
TSB Members participate in various fund raising activities
TSB now provides, free of charge, low vision resource packets to Tucson ophthalmologists for their patients.
New Members receive Welcome Packets that include: