Braille Institute
Riverside Center

Classes & Workshops

Participate in classes & workshops through two convenient options:

  1. Online from your home using a phone, computer or tablet
  2. In-person at our center

All of our programs and services are free of charge.

  • Workshops – are open to the public and anyone can attend. They are one-day only sessions that are usually 1-2 hours on a specific topic with a live instructor and student participation. View our list of upcoming workshops and register online.
  • Classes – are held over multiple weeks during the semester period and attended weekly. You must be a “student” of Braille Institute to register for a class. To become a student you must complete a low vision assessment or be on-boarded by a Braille Institute specialist.

Contact Information

6974 Brockton Avenue Suite #100
Riverside, CA 92506

Monday-Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

(951) 787-8800
rv@brailleinstitute.org

Regional Manager
Frank Pefley

Upcoming In-Person Riverside Center Workshops

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Upcoming Virtual Workshops

All about the California Telephone Access Program

Virtual

Comparing AI Apps for Blind and Low-Vision Users

Virtual

What Can Your Apple Watch Do For You?

Virtual

Keyboard for VoiceOver on iPad

Virtual

Accessibility for iPad And iPhone Features

Virtual

Gathering From Nature: Garlands, Wreaths and Crowns

Virtual

Principles of Contrast

Virtual

OrCam Low Vision Technology

Virtual

Library 101 - BARD Open Session

Hybrid

Understanding A Caregivers Perspective

Virtual

Understanding Vision Loss

Virtual

Audio Described Movies

Virtual

Spring Summer Fall Prevention

Virtual

Siri Tips And Tricks

Virtual

Braille 101

Virtual

Instacart

Virtual

Gaming With Your Voice

Virtual

Free Audiobooks

Virtual

Libros on Demand

Hybrid

What can a Blind and Low Vision Social Worker Do For You?

Virtual

Higiene bucal para una gran sonrisa

Virtual

Community Resources

Virtual

Botanical Clay Bowls

Virtual

Be My Eyes

Virtual

Eye2Eye Workshop

Virtual

Understanding the Braille Screen Input on iOS

Virtual

Register to Vote

Virtual

Stress Reduction

Virtual

Sony PlayStation

Virtual

Understanding Vision Loss

Virtual

NVDA on Windows

Virtual

Summertime Events in Southern California

Virtual

No Cook Foods

Virtual

Get Started with Braille Institute Library

Virtual

Emergency Prep

Hybrid

Tech Skills for Job Seekers

Virtual

Intro to Instacart

Virtual

Summertime Self-Care: Using Home and Natural Remedies

Virtual

Assisted Devices for Low Vision

Virtual

Community Resources

Virtual

VoiceOver on Mac OS

Virtual

Vision Loss: Adapting and Coping

Virtual

Gathering from Nature: Garlands, Wreaths and Crowns

Virtual

Intro to eReader

Virtual

How to Stay Safe Online

Virtual

Movie and Popcorn: Roku And Disney

Virtual

Dental Workshop

Virtual

Sony Smart TVs

Virtual

Cómo Mantenerse Ahorrando en Linea

Virtual

Understanding Vision Loss

Virtual

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Meet Our Regional Manager
Frank Pefley

“Our new Riverside Neighborhood Center’s dedicated volunteers are eager to serve and help those with low vision. Your independence can be regained at our center or through In-Home visits.”

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Our staff have gathered, and continue to research, helpful community resources and safe activities for our community of visually impaired during COVID19.

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