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Creating Connected Communities events in Bendigo

Date | Time
Tue 31 August, 2021 7:30pm

About the event

Last year, we spoke to many Clients in our regional communities who told us that they wanted more opportunities to connect with peers in their local area. We are now running a monthly Zoom event for Clients in the Bendigo region and will be expanding to more regions in the next few months.

These sessions are a great opportunity to make new friends and have a chat with other people who live with low vision and blindness. Staying connected with others is extremely important for maintaining good mental health, and this is particularly the case during COVID-19 and the uncertainty of future lockdowns.

The Zoom sessions run for one hour and may be either a general chat or focused on a particular topic that is of interest to Clients living with low vision and blindness.

A reminder notice will be sent the day before each session with the Zoom link or dial in options through which to join the group chat. Clients can also ask to be dialled into the chat if they are unable to connect independently. Please contact annettef@guidedogsvictoria.com.au if you have any questions or would like to be dialled into a meeting.

Our vision for regional Clients is to make sure that regardless of your physical location, you still have the opportunity to be a part of discussions and activities with other people living with low vision or blindness. So please – come along, join in the conversation, and help us create a more connected community!

Join our Bendigo Client Connect

Date: Tuesday 31 August, 2021
Time: 7.30 pm until 8.30 pm.
Location: Online via Zoom – you will receive a link the day before the session.

How to register

To register for any of the events, please email Annette Ferguson at annettef@guidedogsvictoria.com.au.

All Clients welcome regardless of what area you are from, come along and have a chat with other Clients, make new friends, it’s a great way to stay connected. If you would like to join or need any assistance getting into the meeting, please contact me on 0448 092 793 or via email.

I’m looking forward to meeting you all online!

Annette Ferguson
Regional Connections Coordinator



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