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New smartphone app helps commuters who are blind find bus stops and travel more independently.
Join us for a blindfolded taste-testing of savory and sweet delicacies, musical performances by Perkins students, a silent auction and fabulous prize drawings!
Meet the team of talented volunteers who record more than 100 new audio books every year for the Perkins Library.
Blindways picks up where many GPS systems leave off – bringing users within a cane’s length or less of their precise destination.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.— Helen Keller
28,990 people borrowing braille or audio books from the Perkins Library in the past year
78% increase in children, adults, educators, and caregivers around the world reached by Perkins International in the last six years
23,246 people living more independently thanks to assistive technology from Perkins Solutions
Looking to improve diversity in your workplace? Check out our new ebook for tips on recruiting, interviewing and hiring candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
Download eBook about Working Together, Every Day
What I do: Director of Special Events Emily Goodman talks about what it takes to create Perkins' memorable fundraisers.
Kristin Turgeon makes a full circle by volunteering at the same Perkins School for the Blind program she once attended as a child.
Perkins alum Matt Chao featured in film that explores the thrills and rewards of competitive blind sailing.
An intensive 10-week Saturday workshop series beginning January 2017 to prepare young adults, ages 15 to 22 who are blind or visually impaired, with the skills necessary for workplace success.