Thank you for making an impact

Unlock opportunity for our students and ignite change around the world.

You are helping unlock opportunity and ignite change around the world.

With your support, Perkins is making a global impact. We stand for disability inclusion, focusing on children with complex, multiple disabilities, to help create a world that’s more accessible for all.

Your impact

Every day at Perkins is about possibility.

parent and child looking at computer screen, our Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment online community, grew to more than 1,100 families of children with CVI in the past year. This community provides support and resources to better understand and assist children with CVI.


Perkins India

In India, there are estimated 1 million children with multiple disabilities and visual impairments, and the majority aren’t enrolled in school. We’re working everyday to connect these kids with teachers and provide the education they deserve.

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College & Career

Six in 10 young adults with visual impairments who enroll in college do not graduate. Our college readiness and career training programs help students better prepare for higher education and the workforce.

Young adults play adaptive sport. Adults cheer them on

A model of learning and play for all children

Angie with her student who is in a wheelchair

A day in the life of a teacher: Teaching children with multiple disabilities

Tere, smiles for the camera

In Mexico, Children’s Day celebrates kids like Tere