New Vision turns 10 this year!
Blindness shouldn't be a barrier to independence
New Vision is your local 501(c)(3), nationally accredited community organization, providing rehabilitation, community education, and support services for people with low vision or blindness, and their families, in Lake and Sumter Counties and The Villages. Services are offered at no cost to eligible participants. We need your support. Make a donation today. Volunteer. Get involved. Help us remove blindness as a barrier to independence.
2015 large print calendars on sale
New Vision is proud to bring you our new 2015 large print calendars. Get yours today! We offer a combo pack with a calendar, bold 20/20 pen, and signature card for $13. Pick it up at our office or we'll ship it to you for $2. Calendars are also on sale at Lake Eye Associate's three offices (Mount Dora, Leesburg, and The Villages).
New Vision's services are available to individuals who meet the following guidelines:
- The individual has a severe bilateral visual impairment (affecting both eyes).
- The impairment affects the individual's daily living, educational, and/or vocational goals.
- The individual can benefit from services.
Free movie screening
Free Movie Screening: Learn What It's Like "Going Blind"
Who: For anyone wanting to learn more about vision loss, this film is informative, heart-warming, and engaging.
What: Screening of the movie Going Blind, run time 1 hour 21 minutes
When: February 19 at 2 p.m.
Where: Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St.
Why: To promote understanding about vision loss among the community
Seating available on a first-come basis. Please contact New Vision for Independence with any questions: 352-435-5040. A trailer of the movie is available at www.goingblindmovie.com