A person holding the upper arm of a second person on an urban street

Sighted Guide Basics


Is it okay to say “see you later” to a blind person?
Is it okay to pet someone’s guide dog?
How do you help a blind person cross the road?

This free public workshop is designed to answer these questions and more. Learn how to effectively and confidently guide and assist people who are blind and partially sighted. This workshop will cover basic guiding techniques, communication and etiquette with an emphasis on practical applications and everyday scenarios.

Facilitators: VocalEye Community Outreach Coordinator, Amy Amantea and VocalEye Volunteer Coordinator, Donna Soares.

Limited enrollment. Advance registration is required.

Registration on Eventbrite