Bay State Council of the Blind 2017 Spring Conference and Convention
March 24, 2017- March 26, 2017
Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Burlington MA
If you were unable to attend the Bay State Council of the Blind's 2017 Spring Conference or missed our broadcast on March 25, you can listen by selecting the links below. TIC partnered with ACB Radio (the American Council of the Blind) to make this broadcast possible.
If you missed our live broadcast of the B.L.I.N.D. event, you can listen to it by selecting the link below. The event will also rebroadcast on TIC at 8pm on Thursday, March 16, 2017.
The purpose of this event is to advocate for legislative support of the FY2018 budget and funding recommendations that recognize the necessity for specialized blindness services and their critical importance and need for funding in these challenging budgetary times. For more information, visit the Perkins website: B.L.I.N.D. 2017 Info
B.L.I.N.D. Event 2017 Sponsors:
Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation Undersecretary John Chapman along with representatives from the Attorney General's office, AARP of MA and the Better Business Bureau discussed the issues affecting Massachusetts consumers and what their agencies and organizations are doing to educate, advocate and assist them. If you missed our live broadcast you can listen here: Top Consumer Trends 2017
To learn more about the resources available to you to protect yourself, visit the Consumer Affairs website: Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation
Top Consumer Trends 2017
March 10, 2017 10:30am-12:00pm
Massachusetts State House, Nurses Hall
"FOCUS" on Vision Impairment & Blindness Conference
March 8, 2017 8am-3:30pm
Four Points by Sheraton, Norwood MA
Unable to attend the 12th Annual "Focus" Conference? You can listen to the opening remarks, keynote address and six sessions here by clicking the links below. For more information on the "Focus" initiative visit FOCUS or click here to learn more about blindness and vision impairment services.
Missed the NFB Mass Chapter's Annual Conference?
The Massachusetts Chapter of the National Federation Of The Blind held their annual conference February 24-26 2017. If you were unable to attend, you can listen to the morning and afternoon sessions from Saturday, February 25th here! For more information on the NFB of Massachusetts, visit their website: http://www.nfbma.org/
In case you missed it...