Low Vision

A Prodigi desktop electronic magnifier, with an enlarged aviation magazine cover showing on the screen
January 20, 2016
Perkins Solutions gives a 95-year-old WWII veteran with vision loss the training he needs to read his favorite magazines.
Angela serves a piece of cake to a customer.
April 27, 2015
Thanks to support from Asociacion Hellen Keller Peru, Angela has an education - and a job.
Lisa DiBonaventura, Dr. Barry Kran and Dr. Jean E. Ramsey
March 24, 2015
Kran and his colleague were recognized for their work to improve vision care for people with disabilities.
Bob uses assistive technology with a Perkins trainer.
March 20, 2015
A former plumber with visual impairment wins a $500 gift card from Perkins Solutions – and discovers life-changing technology at his fingertips.
Older woman using cctv to read a card written by a child.
December 31, 2014
Examining the impact assistive technology has had on a woman with severe vision loss caused by Uveitis.
Woman assisting man with cane to cross the street.
November 25, 2014
Make your next interaction with someone who is visually impaired easier and more comfortable – for both of you.
LightAide inventor Dr. Catherine Rose with Dan Cerutti of IBM.
November 4, 2014
The inventor of the LightAide, Dr. Catherine Rose, was presented with the Rising Star Award by Boston Children's Hospital.
Man at desk wearing glasses and holding a ZoomCapture
October 27, 2014
Perkins Products sets its sights on making the world more accessible to people who are blind, deafblind, or multiply disabled.
A stuffed owl displayed among other animals in the tactile museum.
October 17, 2014
Hands-on appeal distinguishes Perkins’ Tactile Museum from other archives.
LightAide turned on with bright rainbow on the screen.
June 5, 2014
A teacher consultant of VI students used the LightAide with some of her students and shares their experiences

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