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On the Way to Success VI

The Alberta Society for the Visually Impaired (Edmonton District) will be hosting a conference on March 14th & 15th, 2014 at the Chateau Louis Conference Center (11727 Kingsway Avenue).

The conference will start with a Vendor Fair, Breakfast and then a Keynote speaker. Following will be sessions throughout the day that will appeal to all professionals, parents, supports and individuals. Some sessions include how to adapt worksheets for students, how to utilize mainstream technology such as iPads, Advocacy, Orientation and Mobility, Independence, etc. Enjoy listening to a panel of blind and partially sighted individuals, transition planning, equipment, Accessible Media Inc. and much more… On Friday Night, March 14, join our social night for a Wine and Cheese and Entertainment by hypnotist Wayne Lee! Currently we have over 6 Vendors who will display their wares and technology during the 2 day conference. Food and Beverage provided with your two days registration for the conference, ticket purchases for social events are purchased separately. Gift bags, Door prizes and more!

For full details or to register visit ASVI Edmonton's website or for further information email

Link to Conference Schedule

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Travelling Low Vision Clinic Dates for 2013/2014

TLVC Dates & Locations:

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Location: St. Albert, AB

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Location: Lethbridge, AB

Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2013
Location: Red Deer, AB

Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Location: Newton School, 5523 - 122 Avenue, Edmonton, AB

Date: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Location: Calgary, AB  

Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Location: Fort McMurray, AB

Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2013
Location: Medicine Hat, AB

Please click here for more information on the Travelling Low Vision Clinics