Diabetes is currently the leading cause of new cases of legal blindness. To address this issue Lighthouse Guild is joining in Neighborhood SHOPP Casa Boricua Innovative Senior Center’s first Open House on Friday, August 23 from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. at Casa Boricua Senior Center, 910 E. 172nd Street, Bronx, NY. The day-long event will offer individuals opportunities to participate in educational presentations about how to manage diabetes to help save one’s sight. Participants will also be offered the opportunity to complete a functional vision screening questionnaire and will be provided with helpful resources and other educational materials.
For more information and to RSVP call, 718-542-0222.