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Everyone wins with Project Brailler
October 2, 2015
Inspired by her daughter, a British mother starts a campaign to put a Perkins SMART Brailler in the hands of every U.K. child who is blind
A life-changing connection
September 29, 2015
The FCC’s iCanConnect program makes it possible for thousands of people with deafblindness to stay in touch with family and friends through the power of technology.
Welcome to the future of literacy
September 29, 2015
A new Perkins study explores how technology is revolutionizing the way people who are blind read, write and communicate.
Power in the eye of the beholder
September 25, 2015
A breakthrough technology is helping non-verbal Perkins students use their limited vision to communicate.
Finding and fixing barriers to accessibility
September 17, 2015
Perkins’ new consulting service can help organizations make their digital and physical spaces accessible to everyone.
Nine essential tips for working with people who are blind
August 31, 2015
With more people who are visually impaired in today’s workforce, following these simple do’s and don’ts is smart business etiquette.
The awesome power of apps
July 31, 2015
For people who are blind, smartphone apps make it easier to accomplish everyday tasks, such as sorting mail and ordering groceries.
LightAide dazzles kids with eating difficulties
July 20, 2015
At New Jersey therapy center, medically complex children respond enthusiastically to LightAide’s bright lights and colors.
New leadership announced for Perkins Solutions
July 16, 2015
Bill Oates brings reputation as high-tech leader and innovator to new role at Perkins’ assistive technology division.
iCanConnect program is here to stay
June 16, 2015
The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution program will continue providing free communication technology to eligible individuals who are deafblind.