Some of us may have reached the age when something
like this might be helpful? Or, perhaps we have parents or relatives for
whom these tapes might be of assistance? I hope you or someone you know
finds these helpful.
----------------E.A.R.S. FOR EYES
FREE INSTRUCTIONAL AUDIO TAPES FOR SENIORS WITH LOW
One out of six seniors suffers from age-related eye
diseases such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, or
cataracts. The result is low
vision. As vision loss progresses, the need
grows to relearn how to continue doing normal daily activities. E.A.R.S. FOR
EYES free audio taped lessons
teach you how to maintain your independence
with straightforward useful ways to do the things made difficult by low
FREE AUDIO CASSETTES INCLUDE:
EATING WITHOUT EMBARRASSMENT - Navigating the place
setting, and tips for dining out and at home.
BASIC KITCHEN SKILLS - Organizing your kitchen,
pouring, measuring, and slicing confidently.
THE KITCHEN ENVIRONMENT - Utilizing light and
contrast, kitchen safety tips, getting plugged in.
MANAGING MEDICATION - Taking the right does at the
right time and useful talking devices.
PERSONAL GROOMING - Use of magnifiers and lighting,
bathroom organization and tactile marking.
DOING THE LAUNDRY - Sorting clothing, measuring
detergent, going up and down stairways safely.
USING THE TELEPHONE - Finger touch patterns for
accurately dialing any telephone.
MARKING THE STOVE & MICROWAVE - Tactile marking
systems for safe and reliable control settings.
ADVANCED COOKING TECHNIQUES - Cooking techniques
from peeling, grating and chopping to boiling, frying, and baking.
INDOOR MOBILITY - Trailing techniques for safely
and accurately getting from here to there.
USING A SIGHTED GUIDE - Techniques for getting out
and about with the help of a sighted friend.
ADAPTIVE DEVICES & TECHNIQUES - Describes video
magnifiers, talking devices, handling money, and clothing
E.A.R.S. FOR EYES services are FREE and they do not
require any designation of legal blindness. For more information, you can
contact them directly toll
free at 1-800-843-6816 or on the web at www.earsforeyes.org.