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A cottage full of life lessons
April 21, 2017
Every time they do a load of laundry or cook a pizza, residential students at Perkins are learning essential skills for living independently.
Falmouth students compete to collect pennies for Perkins
April 19, 2017
A first-grader who is blind motivates his school to raise money for Perkins – one penny at a time.
A winning effort at the Boston Marathon
April 19, 2017
Two Perkins employees run 26.2 miles to raise $15,000 for programs that help kids who are blind.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh finds local connections at Perkins
April 14, 2017
During a visit to Perkins’ Watertown campus, the mayor learns about blindness education – past and present.
10 things you probably don't know about Anne Sullivan
April 13, 2017
To celebrate Sullivan’s birthday on April 14, here are some surprising facts about Helen Keller’s teacher and friend
Perkins Library shares the joy of accessible books
April 12, 2017
During National Library Week, April 9-15, patrons talk about the importance of braille and audio books in their lives.
Sharing the secrets of deafblind interpreting
April 11, 2017
Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard brings new perspective to interpreters-in-training at Framingham State University.
BlindSquare provides improved transportation information with BlindWays
April 6, 2017
Perkins partners with MIPsoft, makers of the popular BlindSquare app, to help more travelers with visual impairments find bus stops in the Boston area.
Lend your sight, make a difference
April 4, 2017
Want to help? Here are four ways you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of people who are blind.
People with deafblindness share their stories at advocacy event
March 31, 2017
At Massachusetts State House, speakers of all ages urged lawmakers to support funding for crucial programs and services.