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It's a big deal. Parents of children who are blind or visually impaired share their own experiences and advice.
Finding Your Way
Heading to a new school? Here are some strategies for helping your child who is blind or visually impaired get oriented to a new school building.
Ideas for Adapting Toys
So much of the information provided in preschool is visual. Here are some adaptations you can try.
Experiencing the world firsthand is the most effective way for children who are blind or visually impaired to build their ideas about the world.
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.
Raising a Visually Impaired Child
What Are People Talking About on the Message Boards?
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- Leader and deafblind advocate Robert J. Smithdas has died
- State agency and university collaborate to help students with visual impairments make the transition to higher education
- First U.S. clinical trial for rare eye disease in planning stages
- Access to 2014 World Cup matches with audio commentary service for ticketholders
- Tell Congress It's Time for Medicare to Cover Low Vision Devices Now!
On Our Blogs
- It's Back-to-School Time Again: Resources for Parents of Blind Children
by Scott Truax on 8/21/2014
- Transition to Preschool Is a Big Deal!
by Anne McComiskey on 8/5/2014
- "Can't" Is Still Part of My Vocabulary
by Emily Coleman on 8/11/2014
- Accidental Pre-teaching
by Emily Coleman on 7/29/2014
- Double H Ranch: How Was Camp?
by Anne McCarthy on 8/15/2014
- Double H Ranch: Sleepaway Camp!
by Anne McCarthy on 7/3/2014