Windsor-Essex Low Vision Social and Support Group

Site: Windsor - Mailing Address

Service: Self Help Group

Contact Information
Office Phone Home office: 519-253-7263
Fax 519-253-0616
E-Mail lowvisionken@cogeco.ca
Primary Contact Thomas Bannister, President, Windsor-Essex Low Vision Social and Support Group; Phone: (Residence) 519-915-5754; Email: tbannister1@cogeco.ca
Alternate Contact Christine Copeland, Vice-President, Windsor-Essex Low Vision Social and Support Group; Phone: (Residence) 519-944-5773; Email: acopeland9@cogeco.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Non-profit self help group  
* working to increase the quality of life of individuals with low vision or blindness  
* provides information and support group meetings  
* scheduled social activities to encourage self esteem  
* guide dog information  
* basic computer assistance  
* free public presentations on request  
* development of talking menus in Montana's and Kelsey's area restaurants  
* local chapter of the Canadian Council of the Blind  
* tax receipts provided upon request  
* maintain a disability registry for emergency services with 911 operators only
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Meetings General support meeting:  
When: 2nd Fri of each month at 1:30 pm 
Where: at Herb Gray Centre * 647 Ouellette Ave, Rm 108 
 
Open dinner meeting:  
When: 3rd Fri of each month 
Where: Please call 519-253-7263 for location.
Areas Served Essex County
Eligibility Ages: 20 year(s) and up 
 
Persons with low vision or blind and their family
Application None Required
Languages English
Fees Membership - $24 Anually
Agency Information
Established June 2002
Primary Executive Ken Christie, Secretary/Treasurer, Windsor-Essex Low Vision Social and Support Group; Phone: (Residence) 519-974-0595 * (Residence) 519-253-7263; Fax: 519-253-0616; Email: lowvisionken@cogeco.ca
Alternate Executive Tom Bannister, President, Windsor-Essex Low Vision Social and Support Group; Phone: 519-915-5754; Email: tbannister1@cogeco.ca
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Elections 3 Yr Term
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Windsor, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ken Christie 
8888 Riverside Dr E, Apt 1611 
Windsor, ON N8S 1H2
Physical Access Not Applicable

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