The Blind Post News

Welcome to the Blind Post Classified News!

The Blind Post News features ads and announcements from and for the blind and visually
There are also monthly columns:

From the editor by Lori Motis,
Blind man walking by Joshua Loya,
Living with low vision by Donna Williams,
Yarn, hook, and needle, crafts by Phyllis Campbell,
The view from here by Mark Carlson,
From the pages of Donna's travel diary by Donna J. Jodhan,
Tips and tidbits from the Food Lady by Lori Motis AKA Food Lady, and tech news from various writers.
Blind people talking is a column where readers share their personal adventures living with a visual challenge.
We also have updates from Global Cane Outreach on their mission trips and events.

The news is emailed around the ninth of each month to all current subscribers. There is no cost to subscribe. Sponsors pay for the news each month.

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We have 1226 current subscribers. Read below the Sponsorship section, for what and how to submit ads and announcements. Please support our wonderful sponsors listed below.

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Thank you for sharing the news with your friends and families.
Lori AKA Food Lady

*** A big round of applause for this month's sponsor!

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If you are looking for quality assistive technology training, please consider Raul Gallegos and Stacie hardy from RGA Tech Solutions. Even though the business
is relatively new, Raul is no stranger to assistive technology. For over twenty years, Raul has used, taught, or supported many types of assistive technology.
He will work with you in person if you are in the Houston area. If you are further away, that’s no problem because he can also work with you remotely via
phone or other online methods. The training Raul offers is tailored to meet your individual needs and can be as detailed or as generic as necessary.

The following is a small sample of some of the questions Raul has been asked for training purposes:

* How do I use Voice Over?

* How do I create folders in Outlook?

* Can I make my own ring tones?

* How do I create fancy Word documents?

* How can I balance my checkbook using Excel?

* How can I connect my Braille display to my iPhone or Android?

* How do I download books from either BARD or Audible?

* How can I get speech working on my new Kindle Fire tablet?

The following are the areas in which training can be provided:

* Windows 7, 8.1, and 10.

* Microsoft Office.

* iTunes and other various media solutions.

* Jaws, Window-Eyes, and NVDA.

* ZoomText and MAGic.

* OCR scanning and reading such as OpenBook, Kurzweil, and KNFB Reader.

* Braille displays such as Focus, Brailliant, Braille Edge, and Vario Ultra.

* Notetakers such as Braillenote and Braille Sense.

* Book readers such as Victor Reader Stream and Blaze.

* Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple Watch, and Apple TV.

* Android devices such as Motorola, Samsung, LG, and Nexus.

RGA Tech Solutions offers different pricing plans depending on your needs. Whether you only need 1 hour of training or 10, we can work with you to make
it happen. If you are interested in setting up an appointment or have questions about the training offered, please contact RGA Tech Solutions and speak
to either Raul or Stacie. We will be happy to talk to you to discuss the best way technology training can help meet your needs.

Office Phone:
(832) 639-4477

Mobile Phone:
(832) 554-7285


Posting to the Blind Post News.

You can submit one 50 words, or less, notice at no cost each month. The second 50-word notice is$5. notices that are for the wanted, looking for, or to give away section, are free up to 75 words.
Paying notices that are over 50 to 100 will be $10. 101 to 200 words are $15, and 201 to 300 words are $20, and so on. All paying submissions will appear at the beginning of their appropriate sections.
If you would like to sponsor this month’s news, contact me. The sponsorship cost is $35, and can be up to 600 words. It will be posted to the home page of the website, and at the beginning of the email, and website news page, just before the editor’s section.

Read further down for what and how to pay for notices.

Email me at
And I will let you know that I have received your submissions.
For payments and donations, you can use with PayPal. Please send your submissions to me by the sixth of the month to appear
in that month’s issue. The news will be emailed, to all current subscribers, around the ninth of each month.

What can be published in the Blind Post News:

If you are blind or visually impaired, you can submit all types of notices from new or used items, services or training, business or job listings, items
you are looking for, for trade or to give away, and announcements that you think other readers would be interested in. Notices and announcements pertaining
to the blind and low vision community, from all individuals, schools,
and organizations, are also welcome.

If you have any questions about your submission, Email me and I will let you know if it is suitable for The Blind Post News.

The editor reserves the right to decide if an announcement or notice, of any kind, is suitable for The Blind Post. The Blind post does not publish or post
any personals or pen pal notices. All submissions posted are not necessarily the beliefs or opinions of the editor or The Blind Post News. Make sure your
contact information
is correct for each post you submit.

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