White Cane Day

White Cane Day: Celebrate Life with Visual Impairment/Blindness!
October 14, 2017
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Hall
1120 Cedar Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701


The Access Eau Claire Fund of the Eau Claire Community Foundation is proud to sponsor the upcoming White Cane Day Event, which features exhibits, games, snacks, information and hands-on experiences.

Come learn about: library services, canes, guide dogs and travel apps, recreational opportunities, braille, and low and high tech solutions for everyday tasks. Network with others living with visual impairment or blindness.

The event is free and open to the public. If you need disability accommodations, please contact Edla at 715-514-4200 extension 304 or edla@cilww.com a week before the event to help arrange your accommodation.

Did you know:

 

• Stop ten feet from a person with a white cane or guide dog when they’re crossing the street—it’s the law!
• White Cane Day is also known as Blind Americans Equality Day—come celebrate with us!


Event sponsored by: Center for Independent Living of Western Wisconsin, Access Eau Claire Fund of the Eau Claire Community Foundation, and Lions Club International