• Main Number (816) 561-0304
    Main Number (816) 561-0304
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Blindness Low Vision Experience

The Blindness Low Vision Experience

The Blindness Low Vision Experience encourages individuals to enjoy opportunities to achieve greater independence and access to the community through physical and outdoor activities, art and cultural events and other experiences.

Examples of activities include Stretching Without Looking (flexibility and strength class), Bowling Blind (accessible bowling), Out and About with Canines and Canes (conquer your fear of buses), downhill skiing and tandem bicycling.

Meets on different dates and times depending on activities.

Contact for more information:

Sheila Styron; sstyron@thewholeperson.org; 816-561-0304.


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May 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017
4:00 pm5:00 pm

Improve your flexibility and strength with detailed description and hands-on help. Bring an exercise mat or beach towel if you like, and you don’t have to see it to do it!

Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:00 am12:00 pm
TWP Community Room, 3710 Main Street, KCMO

Free eye screenings for service animals will be generously provided by Eye Care for Animals in partnership with The Whole Person. Sponsored by American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) and Stokes Pharmacies, this is an opportunity for state of the art eye exams and treatment for service animals you won't want to miss. Must make an appointment to attend.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
6:30 pm9:30 pm
Ward Parkway Lanes, 1523 W. 89th St., KCMO

Here’s your chance to socialize and soak up some of that amazing alley atmosphere. Come experience accessible bowling, guaranteed to reduce the frequency of gutter balls! Cost: $3.50 per game.

Monday, May 15, 2017
4:00 pm5:00 pm

Improve your flexibility and strength with detailed description and hands-on help. Bring an exercise mat or beach towel if you like, and you don’t have to see it to do it!

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
11:00 am2:00 pm
Meet at The Whole Person

All aboard RideKC! You choose where to explore, which bus route to practice. (Times and dates for scheduling this event are flexible.)

Saturday, May 20, 2017
10:00 am4:00 pm
Meet at TWP, 3710 Main Street, KCMO

Meet at The Whole Person, wear comfortable shoes for walking, and bring water and a sack lunch. We will explore Watkins Mill park.

Monday, May 22, 2017
4:00 pm5:00 pm

Improve your flexibility and strength with detailed description and hands-on help. Bring an exercise mat or beach towel if you like, and you don’t have to see it to do it!