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Blindness Awareness Month

October is Blindness Awareness Month. The Sight Center is commemorating the occasion with a month-long campaign that will bring attention to blindness, celebrate independence, dispel misconceptions, and promote services for people who live with little or no sight.

Check our Facebook page for posts and tune in each Thursday for our special Facebook Live interviews.

Facebook Live Videos


Facebook Live Schedule:

  • October 8 – “Services That Empower Independence for People Who Are Blind”
  • October 15 – “Celebrating White Cane Day with guests Stacy Bassett and white cane instructor Tara Wuthrich
  • October 22 – “Where the Rubber Meets the Road” interview with client Bill Ludlow
  • October 29 – “A Glimpse Into Blindness” Interview with Dawn Christensen, retired Executive Director of The Sight Center


Special thanks to our generous sponsors for supporting our Blindness Awareness Month activities!

Retina Vitreous Associates

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The Trust Company

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