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Peer support Saskatchewan

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Connect and learn with our peer support for people 55 and up who are blind or partially sighted. This group allows participants to connect with others who are experiencing similar circumstances, to participate in social gatherings, and the opportunity to learn from guest speakers who explore a variety relevant topics, such as: 


•    Top 10 products for independence 
•    Personal safety in your home and community 
•    Healthy eating 
•    Resources for book lovers
•    Magnifiers and more 
•    Public transportation 
•    Keeping connected with assistive technology
•    Accessible voting

Attend in-person or join in by phone or online. 

Moose Jaw
Where: TBA
When: TBA
Time: TBA

Prince Albert
Where: TBA
When: TBA
Time:  TBA

Regina 
Where: CNIB, 2160 Broad St., multipurpose room
When: Every second and fourth Tuesday, starting Sept. 25
Time:  1:00-2:30 p.m.

Saskatoon
Where: CNIB Saskatoon office  1149 8th St. E.
When: First Tuesday of the month
Time: 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Swift Current 
Where: Swift Current Lions Hall 155 3rd Ave.
When: Third Tuesday of each month
Time:  1:00 - 2:00 P.M.

Weyburn

 Where: Conexus Credit Union, Community room 205 Coteau Ave. Weyburn,

When: Third Monday of the month

Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Participate in our peer support program by contacting Paige Andreas (Swift Current, Weyburn, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert) 306-374-4545 or email: paige.andreas@cnib.ca and Ashley Nemeth (Regina) 306-525-2571 or email: ashley.nemeth@cnib.ca

 

Guide Dog Handlers Group

Where: CNIB Regina 2160 Broad St.

When: Every third Tuesday of the month

Time: 6-7:30 pm

Contact: Ashley Nemeth – Ashley.nemeth@cnib.ca or 306-565-5413