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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.
Registration reopens for 6th Africa Forum
June 5, 2015
Africa’s largest gathering of blindness advocates, leaders and educators takes place in Uganda in October 2015.
100,000 Braillers and counting
May 18, 2015
WORTH Trust, Perkins Solutions’ partner in India, marks a milestone with assembly of 100,000th Brailler.
Creating libraries that everybody can use
April 30, 2015
With help from Perkins, Auburn Free Public Library has become a truly accessible community resource.
Improving outcomes for children with CVI
April 27, 2015
Perkins’ new training and endorsement program is backed by expert Christine Roman.