To celebrate Disability Awareness month, the Office for the Blind is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, October 23 from 10:00 to 3:00 at the McDowell Center, 8412 Westport Road in Louisville. Folks will have a chance to try out a variety of Assistive Technology devices. We'll have a display of white canes and products to enhance independent living for people to examine. Come learn more about Braille. Find out about the bioptic driving program. Talk to a Low Vision Specialist. Meet guide dog handlers and their guide dogs.
Tours of the McDowell Center will be given. An abundance of free information on a wide variety of topics will be available. We'll have snacks, beverages, and door prizes.