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Due to the generosity of The Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Auxiliary's Fund Advisors of the Luzerne Foundation, the Association for the Blind will be able to provide vision rehabilitation services and low vision aids to individuals whose vision cannot be improved to a functional level through conventional methods, such as standard glasses, contact lenses, medicine or surgery. Services will include a vision evaluation, the determination and dispensing of the appropriate low vision aids and training. All services will be performed or overseen by a doctor of optometry. For more information on services, contact Ron Petrilla, executive director, Association for the Blind, at 693-3555. Representatives, from left, first row, are Flossie Reilly, Sharon Hinchey, Ann Ferraro and Alice Biernacki. Second row: Petrilla; Virginia Davis, vice president, WBGH Auxiliary's Fund Advisors; Karen Stavish, president, WBGH Auxiliary's Fund Advisors; Val Genetti; Barbara Giordano; Mary Ann Keirans, treasurer and secretary, WBGH Auxiliary's Fund Advisors; and Charles Barber, president and chief executive officer, The Luzerne Foundation. Also serving as members of the WBGH Auxiliary's Fund Advisors are Kathy Grinaway, Anita Muhlbauer and Edythe Kepics.

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