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2018/01/31
MEDIA INVITATION : White Cane Week

As part of White Cane Week 2018, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal invites journalists to an out of the ordinary experience!

Experience the same challenges that a person with a visual impairment faces on a daily basis. Navigate the hospital blindfolded with the help of a guide dog or a white cane.

WHERE: Jewish General Hospital, main entrance, 3755 Côte-Ste-Catherine Road

WHEN: February 6, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

TO CONFIRM YOUR PRESENCE, CONTACT: Carl Thériault, Media Relations,
CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, 514-340-8222 ext. 28424 or
carl.theriault.ccomtl@ssss.gouv.qc.ca

Additional White Cane Week 2018 activities:

  • Wednesday, February 7: Blindfolded yoga, 12:00 to 1:00 pm, CLSC
    René-Cassin, 6th floor, rooms 19-20-21 (map)

  • Thursday, February 8: Blindfolded yoga, 12:00 to 1:00 pm, Constance-
    Lethbridge Rehabilitation Centre, gym – room 1-431 (map)

  • Friday, February 9: Braille bingo, 12:00 to 1:00 pm, MAB-Mackay
    Rehabilitation Centre, MAB site, Philip E. Layton Hall. (map)

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