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Graphic of blue world map with green portions. Text: "Real change is global change." Perkins logo on bottom.
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Perkins milestones 2025 to 2030

Three Indian women and a man with papers on their hands sit around a child
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Guiding programs to excellence in the education of children with disabilities

Mila, a young female student, dances in front of a crowd of Perkins staff in the atrium of the Prudential Center Mall that is adorned by huge golden ornaments with the blue lights of the Prudential Center tower glowing through the windowed ceiling
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The changemakers of Perkins

A girl points to a slant board with her teacher
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The Perkins CVI Protocol

Perkins Access team having a meeting and looking at the new Spaulding Rehab site on a projector.
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Perkins Access and Spaulding Rehab open new digital door to patients with disabilities

More than 100 college students from around the country participated in Perkins' first-ever hackathon.
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From problem to solution in 24 hours

BlindWays users will receive vibrating notifications as they approach stops on the 70 and 71 bus routes.
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Perkins adds beacon technology to BlindWays bus-finding app

Teams hard at work at the first-ever PerkinsHacks.
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PerkinsHacks: 24 hours to change lives

Perkins student Zachary checks out his Orbit Reader 20 during the launch event on Thursday.
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Perkins Library pilots ‘Kindle for folks who are blind’

Thanks to BlindWays, users of the popular BlindSquare app can locate bus stops like never before.
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BlindSquare provides improved transportation information with BlindWays

A man in a suit speaks into a microphone next to a bus as a man and woman stand on either side of him
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Perkins launches BlindWays app

Perkins students explore the many features of the Watertown Riverfront Park and Braille Trail, including a wooden xylophone labeled with braille. Photo Credit: Anna Miller.
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New riverfront park makes nature accessible