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It's never too late to learn
January 20, 2016
Perkins Solutions gives a 95-year-old WWII veteran with vision loss the training he needs to read his favorite magazines.
For Angela, bakery programs builds confidence
April 27, 2015
Thanks to support from Asociacion Hellen Keller Peru, Angela has an education - and a job.
Dr. Barry Kran honored for his work at the Low Vision Clinic at Perkins
March 24, 2015
Kran and his colleague were recognized for their work to improve vision care for people with disabilities.
March 20, 2015
A former plumber with visual impairment wins a $500 gift card from Perkins Solutions – and discovers life-changing technology at his fingertips.
How assistive technology can improve your quality of life
December 31, 2014
Examining the impact assistive technology has had on a woman with severe vision loss caused by Uveitis.
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.
LightAide inventor named 'Rising Star' by Boston Children's Hospital
November 4, 2014
The inventor of the LightAide, Dr. Catherine Rose, was presented with the Rising Star Award by Boston Children's Hospital.
The Revolutionary Path
October 27, 2014
Perkins Products sets its sights on making the world more accessible to people who are blind, deafblind, or multiply disabled.
Please touch: Perkins' Tactile Museum embraces an unusual mandate
October 17, 2014
Hands-on appeal distinguishes Perkins’ Tactile Museum from other archives.
LightAide case studies: two students and a world of difference
June 5, 2014
A teacher consultant of VI students used the LightAide with some of her students and shares their experiences