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 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.
Christ Presbyterian Church
6565 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ
Includes topic as noted on our calendar, followed by games.
7 - Jim Williams, “Life of Raul Castro: the first Hispanic Governor”
14 - Kirsten Engel District 10 AZ House Legislator. A talk about education, transportation and what it is like to be a legislator.
16 - Field Trip to Tucson Police Crime Lab 1306 W. Miracle Mile. Meet at 9:45am Lunch at Olive Garden 300 W. Wetmore, arrange for a 2:30pm pickup, please see newsletter for details.
21 - Oran Cochran, singer and guitar player of favorite tunes
28 - Barbara Macpherson, “Amy Purdy, an inspiration, how to advocate and stay safe as a blind patient in a hospital situation. Mexican Lunch by Chef Luis, chicken enchiladas, beans, rice, green salad, dessert, stay until 12:15pm.
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: