Telecommunications Relay Service provides thousands of Iowans with full telephone service to persons who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or who have difficulty speaking. Relay Iowa, a program of the Iowa Utilities Board, provides this service.
Ashley Hagedorn with Relay Iowa will be the featured speaker at the Grinnell Regional Medical Center SE*ED program on Monday, March 9. The program is free and open to the public at the Drake Community Library. Refreshments are served beginning at 9:30 a.m. and the program begins at 10 a.m. No reservations are needed. Donations are accepted.
Hagedorn will present on the various options and technology available to Iowans who can benefit from these services. There will be plenty of time for questions from guests.
The SE*ED program is in its monthly winter schedule through March. The next program will be Monday, April 6, 2015, the kick-off to the spring weekly schedule. Patty Hinrichs, RN, Grinnell Regional Public Health Manager, will present, “Vaccines and You: Why It’s Important to Stay Current at Any Age.”
Parking is available at the Drake Community Library, along Park Street, on Fifth Avenue, and in the First Presbyterian Church parking lot.
Seniors needing transportation may call GRMC Communications and Development, 641-236-2593 by Thursday before the program.
If you are a person with a disability who requires special assistance,
please call 641-236-2593. For more information about upcoming speakers please check GRMC’s website at www.grmc.us or call 641-236-2954.