In the Community
November 10, 2017
Public school nurses hear from Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard about the realities of living without vision or hearing.
November 3, 2017
Job seekers put aside their disability at annual Job Fair for Individuals with Visual Impairment.
November 1, 2017
A work placement at a local hotel inspired one Perkins student’s plans for the future.
October 5, 2017
Meet the Perkins Library team making theater programs and restaurant menus accessible to people who are blind.
April 19, 2017
A first-grader who is blind motivates his school to raise money for Perkins – one penny at a time.
April 14, 2017
During a visit to Perkins’ Watertown campus, the mayor learns about blindness education – past and present.
January 30, 2017
Students who are blind practice essential job-search skills at Perkins’ Work Experience Open House.
December 22, 2016
Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard is the voice for people with disabilities on the Arsenal Street Corridor Working Group.
November 9, 2016
At Perkins’ weekly parent support groups, moms and dads of children who are blind find connection, advice and encouragement.
November 2, 2016
Creative students from the NuVu school build toys to encourage a Perkins student to use her eye prosthesis.