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.
This is a tentative schedule due to current conditions
All April meetings will be held on the free phone conference line on Tuesdays at 10 AM.
Conference Dial-in Number: (605) 468-8020
Participant Access Code: 969009#. Use 6 to mute line when not talking, hit 6 to unmute and talk. This is a free phone call where all members can call in and take turns talking. Hope to hear from as many members as possible.
7: Lupita Hernandez, “Achilles Heel” running and walking group for people with disabilities; Lupita will share her inspiring stories.
10: TSB Board Meeting 10:00am-1:00pm Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway
14: Van Fower, Living History, “The Life of Walter Vail, owner of the largest cattle ranch in the state of Arizona”
21: Arizona Banjo Blasters, is one of our favorite musical groups. Be prepared to participate and sing along.
28: Misty Thompson, “All about Strokes”
5 TBA, Collecting items for YOTO; See article below
8 TSB Board Meeting 10:00am-1:00pm Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway
12 Star Spangled Seniors Spring Show with new corny jokes
19 Jan Cleere, author of books on Arizona women, will inspire us with tales of brave western women.
26 Jim Lootens from ALOHA, Adult Loss of Hearing Association, “Tips for Dealing with Hearing Loss”
June 2, Connie Cho & Eric Bergstrom, “All about prescription Drugs and Vaccines”
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: