Here To Make A Donation
Center of Vision Enhancement
1240 D Street
Mon - Fri
9am - 3pm
For additional hours please call:
you at the COVE!
IS HOPE AND THERE IS HELP....
a Short Stack
for a Tall Cause
are invited to join an Applebees
Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast, supporting:
Gateway Council of the Blind (YGCB)
and Center of Vision Enhancement (COVE)
When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 8– 9:45 am
Applebees In Merced
1734 W Olive Ave, Merced CA 95340
For Tickets contact: COVE (209) 722-8118
Or Tanya Williams, YCGB (209) 626-0258
can also be purchased at the door
for the Blind
for recipients of SSI due to Blindness
for the Blind announces the receipt of a grant from
the Delta Gamma Foundation which will provide refurbished
desktop computers with screen reader and screen magnification
software to recipients of Supplemental Security Income
(SSI) for $20
order to qualify, a person must present a copy of their
disability determination award letter from the Social
Security Administration indicating that they are an
SSI recipient due to blindness.
offer is only available to SSI recipients.
Recipients of SSDI or Social Security Retirement, do
not qualify, unless they also receive SSI.
To request a computer, contact:
& Extended Hours Service on “The Bus”
The Bus will
provide Sunday service and have extended
hours . This includes the Paratransit “Dial-A-Ride”
have been revised.
The new routes can be viewed at:
you must call before 5:00pm the day before
to make reservations
Cooking & Daily Living Skills
Tips for Daily Living with a Visual Impairment
COVE for more information
722-8118 or firstname.lastname@example.org
algo que hacer?
Vengan a divertirse en COVE.
actividades son adaptadas para las que
se refieren con ceguera o baja visión.
Cocinando y Habilidades de la Vida Diaria
Consejos para la vida diaria con discapacidad visual.
209-722-8118 o email@example.com
COVE 1240 D Street, Merced
is 5 years old and grown into a center that can serve
those in our area dealing with blindness and low vision.
We are connecting people to the services available,
training in daily living skills and assistive technology,
and supporting each other with groups of varied interest.
Our store carries specialized items. We are here to
serve you, the blind and visually impaired community.
If you have ideas on how we can serve you better, we
welcome your suggestions.
are updating our mailing lists and surveying your needs.
Please complete the attached form and return it to COVE.
If we do not hear from you soon, you can expect a courtesy
call from our staff.
Margaret Buchmann-Garcia, Director
is working on accessible prescription issues with the
country's large pharmacy retailers. We are interested
in talking with individuals who currently get their
prescriptions either in a local store or by mail order
from one of the following pharmacies:
contact us by email at: LF@LFLegal.com
or call toll free at 1-800-822-5000.
let us know your name, phone number, location, and which
pharmacy you use.
up for P G & E’s CARE Discount?
Call COVE to sign–up.
We can also submit renewals.
forward to speaking with one of our volunteers. We will be
conducting phone surveys to update records & note your
info & RSVP: 722-8118 or firstname.lastname@example.org