Use tactile elements, interesting fabrics and textures, sounds and lights to create the perfect unique space for your blind or visually impaired child.
Here are some recommendations if you are visiting London with a child who is visually impaired to ensure you have a fun, inclusive and accessible visit.
If you could go back in time to when your child was first diagnosed with a disability, what would you tell yourself? What advice would you give?
Children are always observing the actions of their parents. If you respond to your blind child with positivity and confidence in their abilities, they will internalize that.
Letting your blind child experience life and make mistakes can be the best gift you've ever given them.
Many of us share pictures and thoughts about our blind children online... but should we?
"What's wrong with her eyes?" Do people ask you questions about your blind child? What do you say?
A call to couples and parents raising special needs kids to prioritize sex and physical intimacy in their relationships.
Daddy Chris Clark writes about his visually impaired daughter Ellie and the impact she has made in his life.
Nick writes about the challenges of raising a baby who is blind, including medical issues and his desire for normalcy in his family.
Learning your baby is blind is hard... but you will move on! Janine says, "Life was continuing and I started to realize how strong we were becoming. The tears were drying up and a new attitude was forming. I'd turned a corner; I'd accepted his condition and was going to embrace this new life."
Gwen writes about her baby daughter, Ivey, and the medical issues she faces. Gwen finds strength in her friends, family and even strangers who are drawn to her little girl.