[NFBOH-Cleveland] We Need Each Other During This Time!

Owen McCafferty ojmccaf1963 at yahoo.com
Tue Mar 24 01:40:00 UTC 2020

Thanks Suzanne 

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On Monday, March 23, 2020, 9:22 PM, Suzanne Turner via NFBOH-Cleveland <nfboh-cleveland at nfbnet.org> wrote:

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Good Evening Cleveland Members,


Our Ohio Affiliate President, Richard Payne is hosting a conference call for tomorrow night. He has the best interest of all his members and want to ensure that we stay connected and have the necessary information, due to COVID-19.


In addition, community resources are important if you or someone you know might need further assistance, due to the loss of their employment, or a need for food assistance, shelter locations or having an emotional crisis. Moreover, if you or a member is feeling anxious, depressed, isolated, disconnected or exhibiting other emotions, join into the call tomorrow night. Although, no one on the Ohio Executive Board is a physician or licensed therapist, we are a family; and family takes care of family. Hence, we walk together during the good and difficult times !


Cleveland members, the President wants to encourage us all to remain connected, in good health and aware as we go through this crisis. The meeting is for you, but you may be caring for children, grandchildren or other members; where someone  might have an answer or solution that can assist you. Keep in mind, members have loved ones in nursing homes, therapy centers and out of town that we are unable to visit right now. The “staying at home mandate” has limited social activities as well. 


There are a lot of information and unanswered questions. So, we need each other during this trying time. Share this with any members that you know near or across the state to join. Also, would you be so kind to use the buddy system to help those who are unable to dial the numbers? Again, we are a family and we take care of one another.


The call is tomorrow night at 7:00 PM


Conference line:


Code: 240281423

Time: 7:00 PM

Date: March 24, 2020


If you have any questions, let me know!


Thank you for your service!




National Federation of the Blind of Ohio (NFBO)

Suzanne Turner, Ohio Affiliate Vice President

Cleveland Chapter, President

 (216) 990-6199


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