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.

Calendar

AUGUST

2nd: Christine Vivona will be at the church making glorious music on the harp.

9th: Back on phone 1-605-468-8020 access code 969009 pound.

12th: TSB Board Meeting, Biscuit Country Café, 7026 E. Broadway Blvd. 10:15 AM

16th: Jean Parker, “How I Became a Blind Instructor”

16th: Lesson with Manny on the iPhone on Zoom 6:30 - 8:30 PM

23rd: Jan Cleere, author, History of AZ Women Pioneer

30th: Teresa Christian, Hull Park Sight Loss Instructor, “How vision loss can motivate you to become a better independent blind person”

SEPTEMBER

6th: Ron Brooks “Using self-driving cars and food robots while being blind.”

9th: TSB Board Meeting, Biscuit Country Café, 7026 E. Broadway Blvd. 10:15 AM

13th: Return to church on Sept 13 at 6565 E. Broadway Blvd. - AZ Banjo Blasters get ready for a fun concert

20th: Pet Peeves by Blind Persons podcast. Barb and Annie will lead a discussion and practice role playing asking for help in an effective way.

20th: Lesson with Manny on the iPhone on Zoom 6:30 - 8:30 PM

27th: Janet Dylla from Desert Low Vision will bring many talking devices and will demonstrate the latest technology to see.

OCTOBER

4th: Barb and Annie, “There is a Monster in the Closet” Tips for adjusting to the emotional loss of losing vision issues

Timothy: Cactus walking with a white cane, dark sun glasses, and white cowboy hat.

Volunteers Needed

--MAKE A DIFFERENCE --

TSB needs sighted volunteers to:

  • drive
  • assist with activities
  • help with luncheons, field trips, and fund raising events

IRS #  84-1636485
TSB is a 501c3 Organization

Green Check Mark in square box with Black border.

Or mail your donations, which is 100% tax-deductible to:

Tucson Society of the Blind
P.O. Box 57655
Tucson, AZ  85732

Thank you for your support

For membership and general information contact:

Barbara Macpherson, President
  (520) 298-2427

Tom Young, Director
  (520) 721-1029

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