Welcome to Blindness Support Services
We at Blindness Support Services are dedicated to teaching those who are blind or have visual impairments to become more independent and adapt to the challenges they have.
When: Friday, October 25, 2019 from 10:00AM- 4:00PM
On November 5, 2019, a Special Municipal Runoff Election will be held for the two candidates of each Ward that received the highest number of votes. Successful candidates will serve five-year terms transitioning future elections to even-numbered years to coincide with Statewide elections.
Early voting for this Special Municipal Runoff Election will be taking place at BSS! We will have machines for Voters as well as accessible audio machines and Magnifiers for voters to utilize. Voters can also drop off their ballot. The early voting site is open to the public as long as they are registered to vote.
The following recurring events or presentations will be going dark until further notice.
- Senior Day
- Book Club
- Health and Wellness
Unless otherwise specified, the following meetings are held at
Blindness Support Services Inc.
3696 Beatty Dr. Riverside, CA 92506
*Our Meetings are invite only. Please contact us to RSVP before the meeting date.
Call: (951) 341-9244 or stop by our front desk
La Red Social Para Latinos (Spanish Peer Support)
Adjustment to Blindness Peer Support Group for Spanish Speaking Blind Patrons
When: Friday, November 8, from 10:00AM- 12:00PM
We have an Adjustment to Blindness Peer Support Group where you can come and discuss the issues you face as a person with a visual impairment. We have resources and tips to improve your independence. We have various topics and meet every second Friday of the month. This group is for people who speak Spanish.
When: Friday, November 15, 2019 from 10:00AM- 12:00PM
We have a Peer Support group where individuals that are blind are visually impaired can interact with others. We have various topics and activities. We meet every third Friday of the month.
Warren Avery will be coming to BSS for our Peer Support meeting! He is running for Riverside City Council Ward 3 which is where BSS is located, and he would like to learn about us, what we do and have a Q&A with those in attendance.
Apple Devices Club
When: Friday, November 15, 2019 from 1:00- 3:00PM
We discuss topics related to Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad Devices and Apps followed by open discussion. It is free to our Blind patrons and do not forget to bring your iPad, iPod, or your iPhone. If you do not have an Apple Device, but would like to Join us and learn, you are welcome to come! We meet the third Friday of every month.
This month, we will be discussing streaming services like YouTube as well as others. Open discussion will follow
In the spirit of Halloween, this month we will be discussing iPhone horror stories and Myths Debunked. Feel free to bring your own horror stories and how you found the solution if you found one.
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