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Working at Perkins
BlindWays app voted favorite new product
January 13, 2017
Mass Innovation Night’s crowd honors Perkins’ smartphone app that helps people who are blind locate bus stops.
Making streets safer for people with blindness
December 22, 2016
Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard is the voice for people with disabilities on the Arsenal Street Corridor Working Group.
Perkins welcomes new chief development officer
December 12, 2016
David Whalen will lead fundraising efforts to expand Perkins’ programs and initiatives around the world.
Perkins International's 'renaissance woman'
December 6, 2016
Marianne Riggio receives Perkins’ prestigious Anne Sullivan Macy Medal for service to deafblind community.
Making airports more deafblind-friendly
November 15, 2016
Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard tells Logan Airport managers about her travel experiences as a person with deafblindness.
How to talk to someone who's blind
November 10, 2016
Two new e-books from Perkins explain how sighted people can work and socialize with people who are visually impaired.
Making the great outdoors accessible
November 8, 2016
Perkins staffers help Mass Audubon produce booklet with step-by-step instructions on creating accessible trails.
Opening the door to employment
October 19, 2016
Annual Job Fair connects employers with qualified candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
Perkins International launches online community
October 5, 2016
Interactive website links hundreds of Educational Leadership Program graduates from around the globe.
Historic accessible book treaty takes effect today
September 30, 2016
In 22 countries and counting, the Marrakesh Treaty will make more accessible books available for people who are blind.