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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: Caleb Village, 917 Bradley St.
When: Third Tuesday of the month, starting Sept. 18
Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Prince Albert
Where: South Hill Medical Centre, 2685 2 ave W, in the Board Room
When: First Tuesday of the month
Time:  2:00-3:00 p.m.

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: Grace-Westminster United Church (505 10th St. E)
When: First and third Tuesday of the month, starting Sept. 18
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Swift Current 
Where: TBA
When: To start up in January, stay tuned for details
Time:  TBA

Participate in our peer support program by contacting Brian Thorkelson (Northern Saskatchewan) 306-374-4545 or email: brian.thorkelson@cnib.ca and Ashley Nemeth (Southern Saskatchewan) 306-525-2571 or email: ashley.nemeth@cnib.ca