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AK Center for the Blind, Online Support Groups

Monday, November 09, 2020 3:37 PM | Anonymous
  • Greetings,

     

    If you have not heard, the Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired has support group meetings on the first three Wednesdays of each month, via the Zoom platform. The time is 1:00 PM. In November, the dates will be the 4th, 11th, and the 18th. We endeavor to cover a variety of topics and are always open to your suggestions. Here are the topics for November:

  • ·       November 4, All about Medicaid, services around the community and state and more: Presenter, Karla Wright, ADRC, Anchorage
  • ·       November 11, Emergency preparedness: Presenter, Kevin Whitley
  • ·       November 18, Family traditions from foods to expressions of thanks. Facilitator, Bonnie Lucas

 

You may join by computer or cell phone. To join with a computer, click this link.  

 

To join by phone, call this number. On many Smart Phones, you may tap the phone number, ID number and passcode will all be dialed for you. Simply wait patiently as the numbers are put in for you. If you are using Voice Over or TalkBack, you may have to double tap the word call twice. Otherwise, you should not have to push any numbers. It was tested about three times!

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Please feel free to do a test run during the hour before the meeting. If you have questions, call 771-4306.

We look forward to having you participate with our support group during November.

 

Warm regards,

 

Bonnie Lucas, Ms, CVRT, MSW

VISA Program Coordinator



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