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Sep 01, 2021 low vision, resources for the blind, vision impairment

Visually Impaired Readers Connect During Virtual Book Club

Learn the impacts of virtual audiobook clubs for the visually impaired. 

Jun 23, 2021 low vision, resources for the blind, vision impairment

Deaf Blind Awareness 2021

The U.S. began celebrating Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week in 1984. President Ronald Ragan issued a proclamation setting aside time to recognize the important contributions of deaf-blind individuals. This year’s Helen Keller Awareness Week begins June 27.

Jun 09, 2021 resources, vision impairment, visually impaired

Understanding Fixed Route Services Under the ADA

 Understanding fixed-route services under the ADA

Apr 29, 2021 blind, learning styles, resources, resources for the blind

Learning styles and vision loss

How does vision loss, visual impairements or a loss of both auditory and vision affect learning styles? 

Mar 17, 2021 outlook enrichment resources, technologies, vision impairment

Adaptive technology versus assistive technology: What’s the difference?

If you are a person with a disability, you have likely heard both terms before, but maybe never thought about what the difference is. Here, we discuss the difference between adaptive and assistive technology! 

Mar 04, 2021 outlook enrichment resources, tax season, tax tips, tax tips for the visually impaired

Tax Filing Tips for the Visually Impaired

These are tax tips for the visually impaired community to help relieve some of the stress and frustration this year! Remember, tax season ends April 15! 

Feb 19, 2020 libraries, resources

Bookshare and NLS are libraries to love

National Library Lovers Month in February focuses on reading and the institutions that provide books and other materials.

Oct 16, 2019 resources for the blind, social security, social security benefits

Understanding Social Security Benefits

Here's what you need to know about social security benefits for people with vision loss. 

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