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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Delivered to Your Door- Accessible Shopping Options

Wednesday, September 12; 1:00-2:30 pm or Tuesday, September 25; 6:00-7:30 pm From dinner to groceries, there are many delivery options available to people with vision loss.  Join us to learn about accessible computer based and smart phone app delivery options which can provide full meals, groceries, health and personal items, and pet supplies delivered right ...

Thursday, September 27, 2018

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Resource Exchange

This meeting will be a sharing of valuable and fun resources for people who are blind or visually impaired.  Participants are asked to bring information about financial, community and online resources that have proven to be useful in living with vision loss. Vision Forward staff will also provide some of our favorite resources.  As a follow-up, ...

Sunday, October 7, 2018

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly Youth Group

Vision Forward hosts a monthly group for youth ages 13-18 who are visually impaired to make connections, learn new skills and give back to our community! Each month will feature a youth themed activity. UPCOMING 2018 GROUPS: Sunday, October 7; 1:00—3:00 pm This month we will take a self-guided tour of the Milwaukee Humane Society. ...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinners Out

Cost: Participants are required to pay for their individual meal, beverages and tip. Meet a group out for dinner on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. October: Oscar’s Frozen Custard

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Sensory Tots

Sensory Tots sessions provide an engaging and educational experience for children with vision loss (ages 0-3) and their families. These planned sensory activities highlight music therapy and art involving multiple sensory cues, educational tactics and social engagement opportunities. Sensory Tots is also a great opportunity to connect families with each other and give children a ...

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Accessing Books: Beyond Your NLS Player

Wednesday, October 10; 1:00—2:30 pm and Tuesday October 30, 6:00—7:30 pm Cost: Free Learn about other sources of text and audio books including Amazon Kindle, Audible, Bookshare and more.  Get hands-on experience with various devices that can be used to access these books including: Victor Reader Stream, Kindle Fire, iPhone, and Android smart phones.  This ...

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