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Steve Perreault honored with Anne Sullivan Macy Medal for building Perkins’ programs for children who are blind and deafblind in Latin America
A monthly opportunity to learn how our Educational Programs support students everywhere, from Perkins’ campus to public schools.
Perkins’ new training and endorsement program is backed by expert Christine Roman.
What is it like to be 26 and blind? Learn how we are preparing our students for transition to independent living. Read the 2014 Annual Report.
Read Our Annual Report
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.— Helen Keller
28,675 people borrowing braille or audio books from the Perkins Library in the past year
195% increase in children, adults, educators, and caregivers around the world reached by Perkins International in the last five years
15,857 people living more independently thanks to assistive technology from Perkins Solutions
Perkins' WonderBaby.org provides resources, information and support to parents and families raising children who are blind. Ask questions, share your own ideas and connect with other families.
Learn More about Support for Families
Making sure students are resting safely is a sunset-to-sunrise job for the awake overnight staff at Perkins School for the Blind.
For people who are blind, smartphone apps make it easier to accomplish everyday tasks, such as sorting mail and ordering groceries.
Four members of the Perkins community discuss how the Americans with Disabilities Act impacted the lives of people who are blind.
Perkins' accessible Internet radio station helps students fine-tune their communication skills.