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“SAFETY IN THE KITCHEN WITH AGING VISION” PRESENTATION SET FOR 2/2

NORTH GREENBUSH, NY (January 7, 2015) — Eastwyck Village, in collaboration with the Northeastern Association of the Blind at Albany (NABA), will host a presentation titled, “Safety in the Kitchen with Aging Vision” on Monday, Feb. 2 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1720 Best Rd., North Greenbush.
Refreshments will be provided.

Maureen Strainge, a NABA vision rehabilitation specialist with more than 30 years of experience, will demonstrate creative strategies, safety techniques and adaptive aids to help people with aging vision prepare meals, bake and complete daily tasks in the kitchen.

The presentation is part of the monthly Eastwyck Low Vision Support Group, which provides a forum for those with vision loss to learn about adjusting to — and living independently with — vision loss, treatment and research, and community resources.  Sessions feature discussions and presentations by vision and health professionals. Individuals with vision loss, as well as their family and friends are invited to attend.

For more information and to register, contact Kelly Hotaling at (518) 874-1638. For more informationabout NABA services, contact Cheryl Lawyer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (518) 463-1211.