Hello Fellow OC Guide Dog Members, My name is Estee Boggs, and I’m very honored to be your new OC Guide Dog Alumni Chapter President! My Guide Dog is a black Labrador named Columbus and we have been a team for over ten years. I’m excited to announce our Paw-some speaker for the 2017-2018 OC Guide Dog Alumni’s first meeting: Keith Tomlinson, State Board Certified Field Director for Guide Dogs for The Blind. Keith will be speaking about new training concepts for new graduates and informative …[Read More...] about Keith Tomlinson will be our next guest speaker
OC Guide Dogs is an Alumni Chapter of Guide Dogs for the Blind
Creating a Community to Support, Inform, and Promote the Use of Guide Dogs.
Hello fellow OC Guide Dog Members. Please join us in welcoming our new President, Estee Boggs, and Vice President, Paula Pinheiro, both of whom graciously agreed to lead OC Guide Dogs starting July 1. Below are introductions and a few words from both members. I’m Estee Boggs, and it’s an honor to be your OC Guide Dog Alumni chapter President. I have always enjoyed attending our Guide Dog meetings, where I became friends with other guide dog teams and learned great information to help …[Read More...] about Introducing our new President and Vice President!
Going to the movies should be an amazing experience to share with family and friends. That's why we are excited to help announce the launch of new movie tech from Actiview that is designed to make movies more accessible for people who are blind and/or hard of hearing. They are launching this tech in conjunction with the launch of Disney-Pixar's Cars 3, which will be shown in theaters across the U.S. starting Friday. Actiview's tech currently delivers audio description and amplified audio, …[Read More...] about Actiview application for streaming movies for hearing and vision impaired
Aipoly recognizes objects, foods, fruits, veggies, you name it, animals and plants, and color just by pointing your camera on phone to the object. Provides an answer quickly without waiting for a person to respond to you. If you are in a real hurry you can just point your phone at let’s say a pair of shoes or shirt and it will tell you the color. It’s very accurate. The app does cost $4.99, but you can cancel at any time and it’s really easy to do. I just thought we might want to add this …[Read More...] about Aipoly App