White Cane Safety Day

In case you're not aware, this Sunday, October 15, is White Cane Safety Day!   October 15th was first proclaimed White Cane Safety Day in 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson, in recognition of the growing independent living movement of blind and visually impaired communities led by the National Federation of the Blind. The white … Continue reading White Cane Safety Day


October 2017 Quarterly Newsletter

Access 2 Independence is excited to announce that we are starting a quarterly newsletters to let everyone know what we've been up to the past few months. Attached you will find our first quarterly newsletter, which includes a letter from the Executive Director, information on recent events, spotlight articles on our newest intern, as well as a local artist, and more!

Expressive Art Group: Nature Print

Before Summer leaves this year, let's venture outside and soak up the last of the Summer Sun with Nature Print Paper!  Thanks to some simple chemistry, this special paper reacts to sunlight creating print images from items placed on top of the paper.  We will be setting up our designs and sun printing our work, weather permitting.  Once the design develops, we soak the paper in water for a minute, dry the paper, then our artwork is complete! R Place Peer Center 10 East Benton Street Iowa City, IA 52240 Friday, August 25th at 3:00PM Uptown Bill’s 730 South Dubuque Street Iowa City, IA 52240 Tuesday, September 5th at 4:30PM