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July 13, 2012
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Senior center hosts new group for those who have trouble seeing

When Rose Codeglia, 81, began losing her vision in 1992, she lost hope and sank into a deep depression.

In April, she found new hope by attending the newly formed sight impaired support group at the Douglas County Senior Center.

"The meetings gave me a new hope. I thought there are other people who live independently, why can't I? I came away thinking I can do a lot of stuff myself," she said. "Not everybody wants to talk about losing their vision. To me, it's very helpful. I'm very thankful."

The support group meets 10:30 a.m. the first Thursday of …

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