Welcome

Amber Bobnar holding her award
June 18

Perkins employee recognized for her work to make popular picture books more accessible to children who are blind.

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June 29

Enjoy one of New England’s finest golf courses while giving children who are blind access to the high-quality programs they need to reach their full potential in life.

Corinne Grousbeck
Spring 2015

New Board Chair Corinne Grousbeck is on a mission to change the world.

We’re making a difference with your help

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Helen Keller

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28,675 people borrowing braille or audio books from the Perkins Library in the past year

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195% increase in children, adults, educators, and caregivers around the world reached by Perkins International in the last five years

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15,857 people living more independently thanks to assistive technology from Perkins Solutions

Millie Smith presenting at front of room
June 29

Successfully teaching children with multiple impairments requires goals, collaboration and accountability from both parents and educators.

Aerial view of Perkins School for the Blind's campus
June 26

Canadian documentary puts the spotlight on Perkins School for the Blind, from Helen Keller to the modern day.

Mom on one knee holding baby with toddler next to her
June 23

When you can’t see your sighted toddler, parenting is a series of unforgettable moments of pride, frustration, heartbreak and awe.