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.
5 - John McCan, 2nd Vice President and State President of the American Council of the Blind, “Learn about the ACB advocacy work for the blind," Sign up with Barb for next week's potluck
12 - Ray Funk, "Mr. Ray,” fun entertainer, potluck, stay until 12:30 p.m.
19 - Van Fower, "Learn about Tom Jeffers, Blood Brother of Chief Cochise,” Hear the real story not the story told in the Western movies
22 - Field trip to Ft Lowell Museum & picnic, Cost $10, 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 2900 N. Craycroft Road; See details below
26 - Tips and Tricks for the Visually Impaired: Bring tips or equipment to share with other members; sign up with Barb for field trips
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
"We might not have a lot of sight, but we have a great deal of vision. 11
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: