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Webinar: Benefits and Support for Veterans with Low Vision

Thursday, October 19th, 2015 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Kurt Brunner, VIST Coordinator at the William S. Middleton Memorial VA Hospital in Madison, and Amy Wurf, Low Vision Therapist at the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired, will discuss services available for veterans through the VA health care system. The audience will learn about eligibility for VA care for veterans, health care services offered by the VA Hospital, and benefits provided by the Veteran Benefits Administration. Information will highlight specific services for legally blind and low vision veterans, VA Blind Rehabilitation, and the range of low vision programs through the VA, as well as WCBVI services. A veteran with recent Blind Rehabilitation experience will join the conversation.

To attend the webinar, you will need a personal computer with Internet access or belong to an organization that can provide access to this online event. To register, click here.