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Blind man helps Fort Worth officers in a scuffle

By Ed | October 9, 2019

Guide Dogs of Texas client Jim Walker and guide dog Cassie helped fort worth police during a scuffle recently.

October 15th is White Cane Awareness Day

By Ed | October 8, 2019

President Lyndon Johnson declared October 15th to White Cane Safety day back in 1964. It is now celebrated internationally as White Cane Awareness day as the emphasis has shifted from safety to independence over time. Here are a few white cane facts. A blind pedestrian walking with a white cane or a guide dog has…