New Help for Low Vision from VIPS
Vision Services for Adults 55 Years and Older
Are you 55 years or older with a vision loss that makes daily living tasks difficult or impossible?
Do you wish you could get your independence and enjoyment in life back?
Do you hate depending on others for what you used to do for yourself until blindness or vision loss made it frustrating and difficult?
Are you home bound due to your vision impairment?
For information about how VIPS can help you call: Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm at (209) 846-9027
Services are FREE and funded by a Title 7 grant.
Weekly Support Group Meeting starting Wednesday February 4
Meeting at our offices: 1409 H Street, Modesto, CA
Our support group meetings provide the opportunity for those that are blind or low vision in Stanialaus County to share experiences, concerns, needs and successes in their journey with visual impairment. This meeting is the visually impaired and their caregivers.
The 1st week every month the caregivers separate allowing them to focus on the unique issues of caregiving. The next caregiver meeting will be February 4, 2015.
“To provide a place of compassion, support, understanding, education and personal growth for any person who is blind or visually impaired, through independent life and job skills training.”
"The Little House That Cares" Book
The Writer's Group of Visually Impaired Persons Support (VIPS) has published a book: The Little House That Cares, Seventeen inspirational stories from people whose lives have been affected by blindness, and how this little house has given them the tools to build a future filled with hope and optimism.