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The Dover Low Vision Group

The Dover Low Vision Group will meet at Thayer Parkway Community Room , Dover-Foxcroft from 10 to11:30 on Friday , August 5, 2016. Gene Monahan and Jack Beverage will talk about fishing,woodworking and hunting being blind or low vision. Jack will also talk about climbing the Appalachian Trail with his son.  All are welcome to attend.  Get support from others and learn about resources.  .FMI :
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Spring 2016 Newsletter

A pdf of this newsletter is available by clicking here .  The Road Ahead – The Iris Network Rehabilitation Center Sudeep working with an orientation and mobility instructor. Sudeep Stauble is putting his newly sharpened mobility skills to the test. His graduation from the first class of an immersion program at The Iris Network Rehabilitation Center in December
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The Annual Report is Ready!

Please dive into our annual report. It covers the fiscal year October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015. Thank you for all of your support. Without you we could not do what we do.  Click HERE
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Vision Rehabilitation Therapist or VRT Trainee

Position :  Vision Rehabilitation Therapist, full-time, salaried, with benefits, based in Presque Isle and serving Aroostook County and surrounding communities in Maine. Agency :  The Iris Network, 189 Park Avenue, Portland, ME.  www.theiris.org The Iris Network, a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of helping people who are visually impaired or blind
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Upcoming Iris Network Events

08/ 2/2016 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
VIP Group of Boothbay Harbor

St. Andrews Village Gregory Conference Room on Emery Lane. 1st Tuesday of the month from 1:00 – 2:30.  FMI call Molly Moore at 663-3810 or Joan Stark at 633-2498.

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09/ 6/2016 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
VIP Group of Boothbay Harbor

St. Andrews Village Gregory Conference Room on Emery Lane. 1st Tuesday of the month from 1:00 – 2:30.  FMI call Molly Moore at 663-3810 or Joan Stark at 633-2498.

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Upcoming Community Events

08/ 2/2016
Visually Impaired Support Team Alliance or VISTA

Originated in the Augusta area, allowing people with a vision impairment to meet in an informal environment to talk about our challenges and how we overcome those challenges.  We mentor and support one another by listening to one another, offering encouragement, and praising one another for overcoming and achieving.  No achievement is ever too small!  We meet on the First and Third Tuesdays of each month.  The time is 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm EST.  We welcome you!  for more information, please call or write: Leona McKenna 207-333-7087

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08/ 4/2016 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Bangor Disability Peer Support Group

Bangor Disability Peer Support Group 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m at Advanced Modifications in Hermon; the number is 848-8226 This group meets on the first Thursday of each month. FMI: contact Alpha One in Bangor at 207-941-6553, TTY 877-229-8954

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