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Life Beyond Sight Loss with Janet Underwood and a Community's Embrace

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Embark on an inspirational journey with Janet and Howard Underwood, who graciously open up about their transformative life experiences and the power of community in The Villages of Florida. Janet's narrative begins with the challenges she faced after losing her sight at 15, and how this profound change led her to conquer Braille and build an impressive 32-year career with the IRS. Howard, a former litigation attorney, shares anecdotes from his own professional path, reflecting on the intriguing cases that colored his career. Together, they illustrate the resilience of the spirit in the wake of adversity, offering a heartfelt conversation that is bound to engage and inspire.
As we delve further into the lives of those in The Villages, we uncover the breadth of support available for the visually impaired—highlighting groups like the Visually Impaired Persons Support Group and New Vision, and their vital role in fostering integration and independence. Then, we switch gears to explore the vibrant art of improvisational storytelling, where characters like young Billy bring a touch of whimsy to our discussion. Additionally, we examine the evolving landscape of resources for the visually impaired, from innovations in Braille and audiobook technology to the crucial support provided by the Library of Congress. Join us for this enriching episode that intertwines personal triumphs, the latest in Alzheimer's research, transportation insights, and the joy of literary exploration.

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Open Forum in The Villages, Florida is Produced & Directed by Mike Roth
A new episode will be released most Fridays at 9 AM
Direct all questions and comments to mike@rothvoice.com
If you know a Villager who should appear on the show, please contact us at: mike@rothvoice.com

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1. Villages Florida Podcast Open Forum (00:00:11)

2. Alzheimer's Research and Transportation Challenges (00:11:27)

3. Library Programs and Improv Storytelling (00:21:32)

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Inhoud geleverd door Mike Roth & Guests and Mike Roth. Alle podcastinhoud, inclusief afleveringen, afbeeldingen en podcastbeschrijvingen, wordt rechtstreeks geüpload en geleverd door Mike Roth & Guests and Mike Roth of hun podcastplatformpartner. Als u denkt dat iemand uw auteursrechtelijk beschermde werk zonder uw toestemming gebruikt, kunt u het hier beschreven proces https://nl.player.fm/legal volgen.

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Embark on an inspirational journey with Janet and Howard Underwood, who graciously open up about their transformative life experiences and the power of community in The Villages of Florida. Janet's narrative begins with the challenges she faced after losing her sight at 15, and how this profound change led her to conquer Braille and build an impressive 32-year career with the IRS. Howard, a former litigation attorney, shares anecdotes from his own professional path, reflecting on the intriguing cases that colored his career. Together, they illustrate the resilience of the spirit in the wake of adversity, offering a heartfelt conversation that is bound to engage and inspire.
As we delve further into the lives of those in The Villages, we uncover the breadth of support available for the visually impaired—highlighting groups like the Visually Impaired Persons Support Group and New Vision, and their vital role in fostering integration and independence. Then, we switch gears to explore the vibrant art of improvisational storytelling, where characters like young Billy bring a touch of whimsy to our discussion. Additionally, we examine the evolving landscape of resources for the visually impaired, from innovations in Braille and audiobook technology to the crucial support provided by the Library of Congress. Join us for this enriching episode that intertwines personal triumphs, the latest in Alzheimer's research, transportation insights, and the joy of literary exploration.

Support the Show.

Open Forum in The Villages, Florida is Produced & Directed by Mike Roth
A new episode will be released most Fridays at 9 AM
Direct all questions and comments to mike@rothvoice.com
If you know a Villager who should appear on the show, please contact us at: mike@rothvoice.com

  continue reading

Hoofdstukken

1. Villages Florida Podcast Open Forum (00:00:11)

2. Alzheimer's Research and Transportation Challenges (00:11:27)

3. Library Programs and Improv Storytelling (00:21:32)

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