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Families have fun while learning sensory skills at Perkins' Hands-On Sensory Fair
March 27, 2015
From trampolines to mystery aromas, kids who are blind and their parents enjoy sensory integration activities.
Ten tips to prepare your child to learn to read braille
January 29, 2015
Even before children learn to read, there are steps parents can to take to get them ready.
Hey, Mom and Dad, look at me!
January 22, 2015
A panel discussion on what siblings of children with disabilities want parents and caregivers to know.
Ten accessible holiday activities and gift guides for children who are blind
November 26, 2014
Who doesn't love the holidays? It's a time for good food and family get togethers, holiday parties and home-made gift making.
Blind etiquette: six ways to be gracious around people with visual impairments
November 25, 2014
Make your next interaction with someone who is visually impaired easier and more comfortable – for both of you.
MassChallenge - Perkins assistive technology prize
October 27, 2014
Perkins and MassChallenge want to ensure that new innovative concepts are allowed to become a reality.
Blankets for babies project encourages tactile exploration
October 24, 2014
Tactile baby blankets promote sensory exploration
Perkins Library: More than meets the eye
August 20, 2014
Talking books can help those unable to read traditional print due to cognitive or physical disabilities, including blindness.
Score: The music was in his head. Braille let the world tune in
August 14, 2014
Braille was second string when it came to music – until it came time to write the tunes down
Liverpool FC pros share soccer tips with students
July 24, 2014
Students tried a new sport with tips and encouragement from the game's very best.