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Do you like bringing attention to the needs and concerns of people who are blind and visually impaired? Do you enjoy planning events in your community? Does educating the public excite you? If you answered “Yes!” to these questions, then consider planning a special event or spreading the word about White Cane Safety Day, celebrated this year on Sunday, October 15, 2017! Our White Cane Safety Day Toolkit is here to provide inspiration, examples and helpful hints as you plan for and promote this important day.

The Toolkit includes example press releases, a social media promotion plan, and event ideas. Toolkits are available in print, electronic format, or braille upon request. Contact Gale Hellpap, Communications Director, by calling 608-237-8113 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Remember that planning a well-orchestrated event can take a month or two, so request your kits as soon as possible.