The 11-day course marked the first Perkins International Academy training in Africa.
Join us for a beeping egg hunt! We'll have light snacks, accessible tactile Spring crafts, and a hunt for audible eggs.
Meet the Perkins Library team making theater programs and restaurant menus accessible to people who are blind.
Support specialized education – and early intervention – that transforms lives globally to locally for children and young adults who are blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities. These kids can’t wait.
Donate Now about Give: Because Kids Can't Wait
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
With generous support from our donors and partners, Perkins is working harder than ever to build a world where each person’s unique strengths are recognized, valued and celebrated.
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Perkins' first-ever Literacy Activity Program offers students a chance to keep reading and learning during summer break.
In adapted physical education classes, Perkins students lift weights and search for treasure while learning skills that will last a lifetime.
Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo offers words of advice in moving Commencement Address.
Join us at our first-ever hackathon, where you'll have the opportunity to solve real problems faced by real people with visual impairment at home, school, in the workplace and in the community.