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Blindness and visual impairment

Blindness is rarely absolute, and it exists on a diverse spectrum. Around the world, an estimated 285 million people live with blindness or visual impairment. Despite its prevalence, it remains largely misunderstood. Learn about blindness, low vision, what it looks like and what it’s like.

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 January Blog

a photo of a christmas card with wishes of peace

 Holiday Blog

photo of a girl at an orchard

The Harvest of Picking Apples, Blueberries, and Pumpkins


Access tech, advocacy, and living with blindness: A conversation with Jonathan Mosen

Headshot of Becca Meyers smiling

Keep swimming: A community conversation with Paralympic gold medalist Becca Meyers

A group of people riding a city bus

The importance of connections

Rocks balancing on top of one another

Breathing Techniques for Managing Stress

Woman standing in front of mount fuji

Tips for traveling with Faye

Professional headshot of Paralympian Pam McGonigle

Inclusion, access, perseverance: A community conversation with Paralympian Pam McGonigle

Image of ear silhouette and text, "E.A.R.S. Free ECC Audio Lessons"

E.A.R.S. – Free ECC Audio Lessons

A distorted view of the table with four chairs and lunches on top

What blindness really looks like

Armaan sits at his desk beside his computer and his iPad that is displaying his communication device.
Tips and facts

Virtual learning and socializing during COVID-19