Faces of United Way of Pasco County
|Peggy (right) hugs Rose, another LVIB client|
Peggy, 88, moved to Pasco County from Connecticut 36 years ago.
Peggy participated in Independent Living Skills training at the Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind, a recipient of United Way of Pasco County funding.
"I remember that for quite a while I had some difficulties with seeing things" Peggy said. "At first I did not realize the seriousness of my problem thinking that the blurriness I experienced, and the ink and color spots that I saw were normal occurrences." Peggy was diagnosed with glaucoma about five years ago. Soon after she was diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration. Continue reading
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