VIEWS/OPVIC - Weekly Newsletter #6
 
Hello {name},
 
Make One of the hardest things about being a parent to a BLV child can be finding the resources you need to help your child flourish. Here's a link to activities and products that can help your children learn and grow: http://www.pdrib.com/pages/brailactivities.php
 
Live in the Burlington & Hamilton area? CNIB has a monthly coffee and chat over Zoom. This peer support group is for people looking for help as they experience sight loss. The next event is July 16, 2020.
 
America, for a variety of reasons, has many resources and it can be worth it to sign up for the mailing lists of these organizations to stay updated on opportunities like this one:
 
FREE Tele-Support Group for Young Adults with Vision Loss
 
Who: Young adults ages 20-34 with vision impairment
When: Begins July 22nd, continuing alternate Wednesdays • 8:30 pm EDT
Where: Online/Phone – register below or call 212-769-7833. After completing your registration, you will receive an email with instructions on how to dial-in or log-in.
 
Millennials have not had it easy. Trying to launch careers during recessions. Starting families while still overwhelmed by their student loans. Struggling to make ends meet. And when you’re a millennial with vision loss, the challenges can be even more daunting.
 
Lighthouse Guild has your back. Our national Tele-Support Group for Young Adults between the ages of 20 to 34 is here to help you navigate these challenges.
 
A licensed professional will lead the discussions to:
 
Connect with others like you
Learn about helpful resources and tools
Develop strategies for maximizing your opportunities.
Build momentum toward your life goals: career, family, independence
You’ll also be able to ask questions and join the discussion with guest speakers who will share their stories and expertise. You can join our meetings from the comfort and convenience of your home by phone or online.
 
Begins July 22nd - Meetings are alternate Wednesdays, 8:30 pm EDT. Register now!:
 
 
Join CNIB/OPVIC for our latest Parent Resource Zoom Meeting. Our next meeting will be on Assistive Technology with Erin Ing, LearnStyle  trainer. Erin will present assistive technology that our students who are blind or partially sighted are using in today's classrooms. 
 
Time: Jul 22, 2020 08:00 PM Eastern Time
 
Join Zoom Meeting:
https://cnib.zoom.us/j/93744736732
 
Meeting ID: 937 4473 6732
 
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VIEWS/OPVIC
 
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