Low Vision Wellness

Low Vision Wellness

BrailleBraille Institute consultants from Santa Barbara come to the Pleasant Valley Senior Center to hold classes, arrange speakers, and provide assistance to participants with vision problems.

They hold free classes that help participants learn to adjust to sight loss and teach them new ways of doing things.  New people are always welcome.

Pleasant Valley Senior Center
10am – 12pm
(No classes in the month of August & December)

Low Vision Consultant

A Braille Institute trained specialist comes to the Pleasant Valley Senior Center monthly to do evaluations and demonstrate self-help devices. They demonstrate ways for those with declining sight how to  use their remaining vision.  There are many useful adaptive products available to assist with sight loss including magnifiers, lights, talking clocks and watches, Braille games, large-print books, canes, writing, sewing and cooking aids, and much more.

Reservations are required.  Call the Senior Center for an appointment  –  (805) 482-4881.

Braille Van, parked next to Pleasant Valley Senior Center. 
10am - 1:30pm                      
3rd Thursday of each month