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Connect With Other Parents of Blind Children
You'll find an online community that can offer tips and support from other parents of children who are blind or visually impaired.
eLearn for $9.95!
For one week only, AFB Press is offering an exciting opportunity to try AFB webinars at a substantial discount. Topics include CVI, preschool friendships, low vision devices, and more—for $9.95 each (regular price $49).
10 Great Resources
We’re here to connect you with resources specific to raising a child who is blind.
Handling Behavior Issues
As your child moves into the toddler years, you might notice new, more challenging (ahem) behaviors, and wonder how to address them, and help your child acquire the coping skills he or she needs.
Do Kids with Low Vision Need O&M?
Yes! If your child has a visual impairment, advocate that your child be evaluated for orientation and mobility lessons.
Raising a Visually Impaired Child
What Are People Talking About on the Message Boards?
- Is an iPad All Your Child Needs? - 6 replies
- retinal colomboma will he be able to read and write in normal schools - 3 replies
- Speech - ONH - 6 replies
- What's New in Accessibility on iOS 10
- New Report on National Prevalence Rates for Vision Conditions in U.S. Children
On Our Blogs
- Transitions, Not So Easy!
by Susan Harper on 10/19/2016
- "Trick-or-Treating" As an Orientation and Mobility Lesson- Oh Yeah!
by Shannon Carollo on 10/17/2016
- Autism Awareness Month: The Child Versus the Label
by Emily Coleman on 4/4/2016
- The Understanding of a Sibling
by Emily Coleman on 12/31/2015