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An iCanConnect client with a trainer sitting at a table with a computer.
June 16, 2015
The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution program will continue providing free communication technology to eligible individuals who are deafblind.
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.
Marilyn wearing headphones and speaking into a microphone
June 11, 2015
Volunteer narrator Marilyn Rea Beyer shares the secrets of bringing audio books to life during phone-in event for Perkins Library patrons.
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.
Africa Forum logo. 6th Africa Forum - Uganda 2015
June 5, 2015
Africa’s largest gathering of blindness advocates, leaders and educators takes place in Uganda in October 2015.
Two women using tactile sign
June 4, 2015
What I do: Christine Dwyer talks about her job at Perkins as a tactile sign language interpreter for people who are deafblind.
Students touch a ball of play-doh.
June 2, 2015
Astrophysicists lead Perkins students in hands-on exploration of our solar system and the vastness of space.
Teaching assistant and teen high fiving
May 29, 2015
Camp Abilities and other Outreach Short Courses help kids who are blind build their skills and confidence – and have fun doing it.
Martha, Gillian and Irina with their medals and certificates
May 28, 2015
Recipients honored at 16th World Conference of Deafblind International.
fire hydrant on grass
May 27, 2015
Here's how you can help prepare children who are blind or visually impaired for a fire emergency in your home.

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