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Orientation & mobility

Navigating the world looks different for people with disabilities. Orientation and mobility (O&M) training is one of the ways Perkins gives children the steps toward independence. Learn about O&M, specific skills, services and resources. 

Showing 339 Results for Orientation & mobility

Cane traveler walking down a snow dusted sidewalk leaving cane arc path and footsteps.
Activity

Cane tracks in the snow

Music staff with notes and long cane.
Guide

Cane Songs

3 year old boy with 3-fingers touching the top section on an iPad.
Guide

Spatial Tech Standards 1: Directional Terms

Microsoft Soundscapes app logo
Article

Microsoft Soundscape app: being discontinued

CodeQuest coding app displaying Planet Kratos Level 1 maze with an astronaut and space ship.
Activity

CodeQuest for low vision: Large print paper game pieces

A blind musician holding an iPhone up to identify the stage door.
Article

Apple accessibility video

images of Sphero
Guide

Sequencing Coding Concept Activities

White Cane Day Bulletin Board with a paper person holding a cane; board includes a labeled parts of a cane, Cane Poem, Cane Sayings.
Activity

White Cane Day Bulletin Board and Activities

Halloween images: haunted house, witch's hat, monster hand, bat, pumpkin and black cat
Activity

Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Preschooler in dance clothes running with her cane to dance class. Text: "I have my cane when I go to dance."
Story

My Cane: A Preschooler’s Book

A Google map showing the Chicago area
Strategy

How BLV users can create digital accessible maps

Writing Wizard app logo
Strategy

Using the Writing Wizard app with students who are low vision and have CVI