Independence for Low Vision and Blindness
See registration procedures and cost (if applicable). If you need special accommodations, please contact Lydia Durham at Lydia.Durham@uscmed.sc.edu or (803)935-5263. If possible, please make your requests a week before the training.
NOTE: The Center for Disability Resources has a fragrance-free policy. Please do not wear perfume or strongly scented lotion when attending workshops.
Low Vision Day
Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Collaborative Training Center Building
8301 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203
Presenter: Quintex Low Vision and Freedom Scientific
Description:Join us for a free seminar in your community to discover more about solutions to help those with low vision and blindness regain independence. We'll focus on available assistive technologies through education and hands-on demonstration. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and use the products themselves.
Also, all participants are entered to win a Ruby Handheld Video Magnifier or Magic screen magnification software and large print keyboard.
Lunch will be provided.
Who should attend?
- Those with vision loss
- Parents and family members
- Occupational therapists
- Instructors and trainers
- Seniors and senior center staff
- Vision support group
Space is limited, so register early.
Cost: Free, but pre-registration is required.
To register for this workshop:
- Register through Freedom Scientific: