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.
1 - Annie Schlesinger, “Shared Insights on Vision Loss”
8 - Janice Deardorff, “Singing your favorite Western Tunes on her guitar,”
15 - Bob Kresmer, “All about the National Federation of the Blind,”
18 - Field Trip to AZ State Museum and Gentle Ben 10:30-2:00 PM 1 AZ State Museum: 1013 E. University Blvd, Gentle Ben: 865 E. University Blvd
22 - Susie Gunn, “Orientation and Mobility,” Sign up with Barb potluck item.
29 - Leslie McNeil, “Non 24 Sleep Wake Disorder of the Blind,” followed by Potluck, stay until to noon See details
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: