Life after Vision Loss

Life after vision loss

Louise Gillis begins third term as president of national organization, represents Canada at international level

As president of the Canadian Council of the Blind, Louise Gillis is busy throughout the year attending meetings across the country and dealing with council business and responding to emails from her home in Sydney. LAURA JEAN GRANT – COMMUNITY POST

BY LAURA JEAN GRANT

COMMUNITY POST

SYDNEY — “There is life after vision loss.”

It’s a statement that Cape Bre- ton’s Louise Gillis not only strong- ly believes, it’s something she’s demonstrated day in and day out for decades.

Originally from Skye Glen, Inverness County, Gillis has called Sydney home for the last 40 years. About two years after settling in Sydney, where she was working as a nurse,   Gillis’ eye troubles first developed…..   Read the Rest by downloading the PDF