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Phone Conference for the blind or visually impaired

Hello everyone,
I'm just passing the word along about a new chat line where you can talk to other blind or visually impaired people on the phone. It's for ages 18 and older. The line is called Talk Shop. The number is 217-238-6292. There's different groups on there, like a singles group that meets every night at 9 pm, eastern, a guide dog group that meets twice a week, a cooking club that shares recipes, a weight watchers group, and possibly a new blindness support group. I am the moderator of room 3, and that's for people ages 18 to 40, but if someone is older and wants to check it out, that's fine to. There's lots of people in there at times, so sometimes I have to tell people to talk at once please. But you can listen to the anouncement board, chat one on one with someone that you might like or make friends with, and more. So if this sounds interesting to you, please call us at 217-238-6292. The only time there's no people on is sometimes really late at night, but in my room there's a few hanging around since most of us are night owls. lol. If you have any question, please let me know and I'll be happy to answer them. Just say that Angela refered you if you do call in and you're in for as long as you want to be.
So I hope to see you all there.
Take care,

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Re:Phone Conference for the blind or visually impaired

I tried calling but it's acting weird.

Re:Phone Conference for the blind or visually impaired

Hi! I tried this number several times, but, could never get any thing. Did you give the correct number? Please write me back and let me know. if you would like, you can reply to hope to hear from you soon

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