Operating under IMPACT’s peer support model, our Blind Services staff, who are persons varying degrees of low vision, can assist consumers of any age who are experiencing vision loss or blindness.
Some of the services available include Braille classes, peer counseling and a support group.
Elderly Blind Grant Program – For seniors 55 and older who are blind and visually impaired due to a progressive eye disease such as Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma, RP, etc.
IMPACT’s qualified staff can help you stay independent and in your own home by teaching you basic knowledge in blind skills along with devices while teaching you how to use them to enhance your vision and regaining your independence.
Low Vision/Blind Support Group Meeting
1st Wednesday of the Month 10:00 am to Noon in The East Room at IMPACT at the east end of our building.
Jerseyville Meeting 1st Monday of the Month 10:00 am to Noon at the Jerseyville Public Library
For more information, please contact Jackie Darnell at 618-474-5300 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org