Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually ImpairedTime 2022-08-08 20:29:46
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Welcome to Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired
To promote the dignity and empowerment of the people of Wisconsin who live with vision loss through advocacy, education, and vision services.
Advocating for Wisconsin residents who are blind or visually impaired on local, state and federal issues
Teaching about the causes of vision loss, available medications and visual aids
One-on-one and group support for people who are newly diagnosed, including low vision evaluations, in-home visits and assistive technology
We are Hiring
Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is looking for a passionate individual to join our team! We are currently recruiting for a position to begin in August 2022. Program Associate Position Summary: The Program Associate provides customer service and logistical support for Council programs, publications, and events, as well as basic IT support.… Continue Reading We are Hiring
The Council’s 2021 Annual Report is Now Available
The Council’s 2021 Annual Report is now available online in PDF, Word and audio formats. The Annual Report provides an overview of the year’s highlights, along with a “by the numbers” section that illustrates the scope of what we accomplished in all of our key program areas over the course of 2021.
Got Art? Show It Off at Gallery Night!
Are you an artist living with vision loss? Do you know someone who is? We are currently looking for artists to feature at Gallery Night 2022, scheduled for Friday, November 4. Since 2011 the Council has been exhibiting the work of artists who are blind or visually impaired at Gallery Night events in the fall.… Continue Reading Got Art? Show It Off at Gallery Night!
Disability Pride Festival
Warner Park, Madison
Disability Pride Madison’s annual festival returns this summer after a two-year absence. The Council is proud to once again be a sponsor of this fantastic event.
Low Vision Support Group
Online via Zoom
Online support group meets the second Monday of the month. Led by Vision Services staff. Open to all.
Be Part of Gallery Night This Fall!
Submission Deadline: August 15
Event Date: November 4
Are you a person with vision loss who creates art, or do you know somebody who is? We are currently accepting submission from artists interested in having their work showcased at Fall Gallery Night 2022.
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