Bay Area Chapter Resources
Audio Internet Reading Services of Los Angeles
(AIRSLA) broadcasts via the Internet to the blind, low-vision and print-disabled a variety of news, information, and entertainment that is otherwise inaccessible.
VTA Paratransit Service
Santa Clara, CA
(408) 321-2300 or TDD (408) 321-2330
Permanent Cosmetic Procedures
Patti Pruitt, a forever friend of FFB and Atlanta Chapter board member, along with her husband Tony, made it a mission to identify a beauty spa and paramedic aesthetician in every major city throughout the United States to offer discounts on make-up services for their visually impaired clients. Patti, who is affected by RP, has worked diligently on this project and women all over the country are benefitting from her sensitivity and determination.
The following offer discounts to visually impaired clients:
1390 East 9th Street, Suite #160
Chico, CA 95928
Suzanne Gooch Permanent Makeup
2829 Bridgeway, Suite 203
Sausalito, CA 94965
Will offer individuals who contact her through the FFB website, a fee of $500 for either a new eyeliner or a new brow procedure. The attached price list gives the details of other services and pricing.