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Classes

Braille Institute’s Rancho Mirage Center offers services for the blind and and is a blind organization offering programs and events for the visually impaired. Join us for one of our exciting lifestyle classes such as horticulture, international cooking, or sensory awareness! The Spring class schedule runs from April 16 – July 27, 2018. Sign up for a class at any time during our trimester.

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Contact Info

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Address: 70-251 Ramon Road
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Hours:
Monday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Tuesday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Wednesday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Thursday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Phone: (760) 321-1111
Fax: (760) 321-9715
Email: rm@brailleinstitute.org
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Ellen Jones
Ellen JonesExecutive Director, Rancho Mirage Center
“Braille Institute Rancho Mirage Center encourages you to celebrate life! We offer a broad range of daily living and arts classes to people who are blind or visually impaired in Riverside, San Bernardino and Imperial Counties.”

Programs & Services

Low Vision Consultations

Low Vision Consultations

At Braille Institute Rancho Mirage Center free one-on-one consultations with Low Vision Rehabilitation Specialists can help determine the correct devices to maximize your remaining vision.

In-Home Services

Our consultants address quality of life changes, kitchen confidence, using technology, and orientation and mobility, focusing on your specific goals, degree of sight loss and home environment.

Classes, Workshops, Events

Classes, Workshops & Events

Lifestyle classes, activities and workshops help adults with sight loss build practical skills, regain independence, learn about the latest in medical development, and foster a sense of community. Individuals may sign up at any time.

Library

Library

Library patrons have access to more than 18,000 magazines, newspapers, and book titles in English and Spanish. We also offer free digital book machine readers, and downloadable books.

Connection Pointe

Through our Connection Pointe technology center, we offer free instruction and demonstrations on all the latest mainstream and adaptive devices.

Youth Program

This program for infants, children and teens, who are blind or visually impaired, creates opportunities to gain life experiences fostering confidence, self-esteem and independence, leading to higher education and employment.

Outreach

Our staff and volunteers are available to give presentations, low vision consultations, lead peer support groups and table at events.

Volunteer LA

Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Braille Institute! We have a wide range of volunteer opportunities. Please call Caryn Gates, Volunteer Service Manager, at (760) 202-6108 for more information.

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Tell us how Braille Institute has impacted your life. Email us at mmcox@brailleinstitute.org.