White Cane Awareness Podcast

In celebration of White Cane Awareness make sure to listen to the latest podcast from ABVI.

The short 15-minute conversation takes an in-depth look at what a white cane is, the different types of white canes, and advice for the public on what to do when seeing a white cane user.

Together let’s spread white cane awareness this October!

Students at community volunteering opportunity

Group of walkers outside ABVI on White Cane Safety Day

Protect, Prevent, Preserve Your Eyes Podcast

Welcome to the Protect, Prevent and Preserve Your Eyes Podcast, also known as the Triple P Podcast, hosted by Elizabeth Nystrom and Olivia Mohney.

The Triple P Podcast is an educational podcast that looks at various eye conditions, risk factors for developing these conditions and ways to prevent some of these conditions. Episodes will be posted once a week for the month of July 2021.

We are passionate about educating others on the importance of eye health. Within each episode we will share different tips on how you can protect, prevent and preserve your eyesight! From various recipes to scholarly references to even talking with vision professionals, the Triple P Podcast is your one-stop podcast for all you need to know about eye your health!

Recipes, scholarly references and further information on our guests from the Triple P Podcast will be posted here as well!

Make sure to stay in touch with us on Facebook @abvimichigan and Instagram @abvimichigan

If you have any questions or you would like to contact the Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired click here

Recipes and Food

Grilled Chicken Salad with Strawberries and Spinach 

This salad, mentioned in Episode 1, is the perfect summer meal! Not only does it taste great but it incorporates many vitamin rich foods that are beneficial to your eye health.

List of Foods That Can Help You Quit Smoking 

The list, mentioned in Episode 3, provides a professionally reviewed list of the best and worst foods to eat for people trying to quit cigarettes.

Meet the Triple P Team


Olivia Mohney

Olivia Mohney

Olivia Mohney is the summer Fundraising and Marketing Intern at ABVI. She is a rising senior at Baylor University. She is a Public Relations major and a double minor in Corporate Communications and Non-Profit Marketing. In her free time she loves to paint and spend time with her friends and family.

Elizabeth Nystrom

Elizabeth Nystrom

Elizabeth is the Patient Service Coordinator for ABVI and handles all of the referrals and scheduling for the office. She graduated from Ferris State University with a Bachelors in Biology/Microbiology and is currently nearing the completion of her Master of Public Health degree from Michigan State University. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, doing anything