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Perkins Possibilities Gala highlights the power of technology
May 4, 2018
The annual event raised more than $1 million to support programs and services for individuals who are blind.
How Perkins and other state-funded services helped my daughter thrive
April 27, 2018
For parents of children with special needs, support comes from many sources.
Deafblind community rallies to support funding for services
March 30, 2018
Speakers of all ages shared their personal stories at 10th annual Deafblind Awareness Day.
Perkins' year in review: 17 photos from 2017
December 21, 2017
A look back at the biggest moments of the year.
Jaimi Lard brings message of inclusion to TEDxBeaconStreet
November 22, 2017
Lard, who is deafblind, challenged the crowd to ‘see the world differently.’
From Watertown to Capitol Hill: Perkins promotes assistive technology at D.C. briefing
June 28, 2017
Members of Congress heard from Perkins accessibility expert Marla Runyan on the importance of assistive technology for people with disabilities.
Perkins launches global teacher training program
June 14, 2017
Perkins International Academy unveiled at United Nations in effort to train 1 million special educators by 2030.
Perkins hosts expert panel at United Nations
June 13, 2017
At global disability conference, educators and advocates explore ways to educate world’s most vulnerable children.
Inspiration abounds at 12th annual Perkins Possibilities Gala
May 5, 2017
The annual event raised $1 million to support education for students with visual impairment.
Lend your sight, make a difference
April 4, 2017
Want to help? Here are four ways you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of people who are blind.