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.



2 - Marge Barnhart, "Inspiring Stories of the Visually Challenged.” In the future TSB members will be able to purchase the book on thumb drive, which will plug into AZ Talking Book Player. TSB members in book will share personal experiences.

5 - Rescheduled Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N Alvernon Way, 9:45-1:30 p.m. Gullin Chinese Restaurant, 4445 E. Broadway

9 - Anna Miller a Vision rehab teacher from State of AZ will discuss daily living skills and other surprises. Stay until 12:30 PM for a Chic Fil A nugget lunch donated by Erma with pie for dessert.

12 - TSB Board Meeting 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway

16 - AZ Banjo Blasters, Get ready to let the good times roll and enjoy our favorite band

23 - Angeline, Tucson Wildlife Center, "Rescuing of Desert Animals"

30 - Joanne Gabias, "Growing up with Blind Parents and being sighted," Orientation and Mobility Instructor at SAAVI. Bring items for Youth on Their Own, See the April/May newsletter for full information

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

Volunteers Needed


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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