Transition

A young adult in a suit speaks with a women at the job fair.
October 21, 2015
Annual Job Fair opens the door to employment for qualified candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
A student wearing a red shirt and a floral baseball cap uses a knife and cutting board to slice a red pepper at the kitchen table. A teacher sits next to him.
October 5, 2015
At a summer Outreach program, teens and young adults who are blind master essential living skills, from cooking a meal to loading a dishwasher.
A young man uses a cane to enter the door of a bank
October 1, 2015
Intensive 10-week workshop teaches job-search skills to students and young adults with visual impairments.
A student sorts snacks to develop job skills
August 27, 2015
The Paths to Transition website from Perkins eLearning provides expertise and insight for teachers, parents and counselors of students who are blind.
Kenneth hugging a family member.
June 12, 2015
Surrounded by family, friends and teachers, 12 members of Perkins School for the Blind’s Class of 2015 celebrate their accomplishments.
Girl at computer
June 9, 2015
Students who are blind face unique challenges when preparing for college. Here’s what you need to know to make the process easier.
pink roses in a small gray vase
May 5, 2015
Perkins partners with Winston Flowers to help kids who are blind succeed in school and beyond.
A group of students and staff with Dave Power.
May 1, 2015
Perkins honors local businesses for giving life-changing employment opportunities to students.
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.
David McDermott at Perk Cafe.
April 27, 2015
David McDermott, lead job coach at Perkins, talks about the importance of students' vocational exploration.

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