Association of visually impaired people in Tuzla is the 60th years of becoming and make newsletter which can be downloaded at the link below.
Asosiation are open to all members and for all interested on working days
from 08:00 until 15:30.
Asosiation of visually impaired citizens of Tuzla is located in Kazan mahala 5 , 75000 Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Wisually impaired persons, particularly youth who live in rural area are marginalized in their families and in society. Programs for young people are not open for them and don't take into account their needs and problems. Till last year, camping was almost imposible for the most of them.
Guided by positive experience and increased interest, from July 30 to second August 2016, with support of Rotaract Tuzla 99, the Association of visually impaired citizens of Tuzla organized second youth camp for blind and visually impaired with the name of „Rotary SloBiHIta“. In the name of the camp are first letters of camp equipment donors countries and the country host.
30 younng people with and without visual impairment took part at the camp on the lake Goransko, including members of host organization and their assistants, members of the Association for the blind Doboj and activist of Rotaract Tuzla 99.
With support of Srebrenik municipality and Lions Club Tuzla, the Association of Visually impaired citizens of Tuzla organized third International tournament in audio darts on June 2th and 3th 2016 in Orion motel Ormanica. The aim of event was regional coordination and promotion of audio darts which become more and more popular in circles of the blind in Croatia, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Six teams from Osijek, Vinkovci, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Zivinice and Tuzla took part. The team consists from four competitors - two blind and two partially sighted. They played by Berger in five round.
Within the project „Improvement of access to museum and theatre art for the blind“ funded by federal ministri of culture and sport, the group of members of the Association of visually impaired citizens of Tuzla visited National and Historical museums in Sarajevo on Aprile 27 2016. Fifty blind and partilly sighted persons saw three departments, as well as botanical garden. Their hosts were custodians Samir, Ana and Nermina.