In the Community
August 1, 2019
The iconic Final Fantasy video game series recently introduced a blind character. Fans of the game were then inspired to get involved with Perkins.
June 13, 2019
Throughout the year, students with visual impairment socialize, learn new skills and embrace their passions through condensed, impactful courses.
June 12, 2019
Perkins lifts up families of children with visual impairments—but it’s about so much more than being a service provider.
May 6, 2019
The annual event raised more than $1 million to support new and existing programs for children with visual impairment and multiple disabilities.
March 27, 2019
More and more, Community Programs serve the growing blind population.
March 20, 2019
During annual B.L.I.N.D. event, organizers asked for increased funds for various programs and services.
July 12, 2018
Perkins’ summer vocational program puts students with visual impairment on the payroll at local workplaces.
May 17, 2018
Perkins hosts mock election to test Clear Ballot digital voting platforms for accessibility.
May 10, 2018
As part of MBTA pilot program, BlindWays now offers vibrating notifications to help users locate certain bus stops.
April 30, 2018
May event connects business leaders with international educators to fund projects for children in need