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Jan 02, 2020

Braille is still relevant even in the year 2020

Braille was created for reading and writing, and revolutionized the lives of the blind through literacy, education, employment and independence.

Dec 18, 2019

The way I see it holiday edition: Bridgit Kuenning-Pollpeter

Even after vision loss, Bridgit enjoys the holidays and making memories with her family. She has no intention of letting her blindness define her life.

Dec 11, 2019

Holiday gift ideas for visually impaired adults and children

Are you wondering what to get that friend or family member who is visually impaired? Grab a cup of your favorite hot cider or cocoa and read these suggestions.

Dec 04, 2019

The Way I See It: Heather Pfeifer

We introduce this series to give our writers an opportunity to share their own experiences and stories with you. Each one will offer a different perspective of the phrase, “how I see it.” Even after vision loss, Heather Pfeifer is determined to continue setting a path for...

Nov 26, 2019

Amazon Smile

This is how a portion of all proceeds bought through Amazon Smile helps nonprofits! 

Nov 20, 2019

Eating healthy as a visually impaired diabetic on Thanksgiving

Here are tips for a fun and successful Thanksgiving. 

Nov 13, 2019

Audio description

People with a vision impairment can easily enjoy all of them, and much more year-round with audio description.

Nov 06, 2019

Breaking Barriers: Where to turn to when experiencing vision loss

There is a definite transition period, but adjusting to the world as a blind and visually impaired person can be easier with the right resources for the blind.

Oct 30, 2019

Winter Travel Safety Tips for the Visually Impaired

Whether you want to travel, find an outdoor adventure or sharpen your mobility skills use these safety tips to make the most of your experience in winter weather

Oct 23, 2019

Halloween Safety Tips for Visually Impaired Children

Get your child ready to have a ghostly good time during Halloween with these tips.

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