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Second Sense - Beyond Vision Loss

Southland Vision Solutions Expo

Saturday, June 18 - 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Marie Irwin Community Center
18120 Highland Avenue
Homewood, IL 60430

Do you have low vision from macular degeneration, glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy? Southland Vision Solutions Expo can help you live life on your terms! Learn about the latest research, magnification, lighting and products for independence. Exhibitors are on hand to share valuable resources that will make a difference in your life.

Southland Vision Solutions Expo is a free event hosted by Second Sense and Vision Rehab, Inc. of Olympia Fields. For more information, contact Kathy Austin at Second Sense at 312-236-8569.


9:00 am Exhibits Open
Visit our exhibitors and try out the latest products!

10:00 am “What Everyone Needs to Know about Light and Lighting”
(presentation material shared with permission from Elaine Kitchel, American Printing House for the Blind)
Polly Abbott CVRT Director of Rehabilitation Services, Second Sense

11:00 am The Doctor is IN!
Learn about the latest research and treatments for eye disease from a retinal specialist. Q&A session to follow presentation.

12:15 pm Exhibits Close