It can be hard to find appropriate and accessible activities for your visually impaired child in the summer. Here are 36 ideas to help you start planning your summer break!
When your child is visually impaired it’s kind of scary to hand him off to a new teacher. Here’s a solution: Create a welcome packet of materials about your child as a way to explain who your child is, how they communicate and how best to interact with them.
Ever thought about making a tactile matching game? This is a great activity for blind children. All you need is a collection of cleaned plastic snack cups and a few items to glue inside them and you’ve got a fun matching game that can be played with or without sight!
South Dakota School for the Blind & Visually Impaired serves students who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired.
VisionCorps operates under the auspices of Susquehanna Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, serving people in Pennsylvania.
A new study restores normal vision in mice with diseased retinas using a new type of retinal prosthetic which relies on the use of the retina’s code that communicates with the brain.
Drew Ann Long has developed an accessible shopping cart designed specifically for larger children and adults with low muscle tone and multiple disabilities.
Saint Lucy Day School for Children with Visual Impairments also has a school for the deaf on its campus.
American Printing House for the Blind (APH) and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library have teamed up to provide free audio and braille books to preschoolers with visual impairments!