Jump to Main Content
Join the WonderBaby Community!
Ask a Question
What would you like to ask the WonderBaby.org community?
Answer a Question
Braille and Literacy
Conferences and Fundraising
Eye Conditions and Syndromes
Feeding and Eating
Fine and Gross Motor
Growth and Development
Holiday Crafts and Ideas
IEPs and Education
iPad Apps and Accessibility
Math and Science
Orientation and Mobility
Schools for the Blind
Toys and Recreation
Build-A-Bear has a wonderful product this Easter for kids who are blind or visually impaired! It's called the Hide & Go Beep™ Bunny and Hide...
Hide & Go Beep™ Bunny
Resurrection Eggs are filled with tactile objects that tell the traditional Easter story of Jesus and the resurrection. They come with a story book...
Resurrection Eggs: A Tactile Easter Story
Braille Bee Spelling App
The Wobble Stool is a great chair for kids who can't sit still! The Kore Wobble Stool design gently rolls with your child's natural movements, so he...
Kore Wobble Stool: A Chair for Kids Who Can't Sit Still!
SensaCalm sells high-quality weighted blankets, wraps, lap pads, and more with customizable options and in a variety of colors and prints. One line...
SensaCalm: Weighted Blankets, Wraps, Lap Pads & More
Training for Professionals Working with Kids with Visual Impairment
The ZipZac 1 & 2® are great mobility chairs for kids who need assistance. The chair was originally developed for a young boy with spina bifida...
ZipZac Mobility Chairs
Spark Therapeutics has launched a new website, aSharedVision.com, designed to help patients, caregivers and health care professionals better...
A Shared Vision: Resources for Inherited Retinal Diseases
One in a Million Baby Podcast
We have to make a lot of decisions for our visually impaired kids, but we always try to do what we think is best. At the same time we are also trying...
When My Blind Son Said He Didn't Want to Go to School Anymore
It is a rarity to see accessible literature stocked in local mainstream libraries for children who have a visual impairment. This post is provided...
A mother's fight to make her library accessible for her blind children
Advertise with WonderBaby.org - Learn how!
Check out this resource sheet from throughscarlettseyes.com to find organisations that can provide your child with accessible books in the UK. Some...
Accessible books for children who are visually impaired in the UK
Random Acts of kindness make a big difference! As the mother of a child with special needs, I have learned to really appreciate the little things.
Random Acts of Kindness Day - Helped by a stranger
Becoming a parent to any child is magical in its own right, but here is a list of observations about things only a mother of a child who is visually...
25 Things Only a Mother of a Child who is Visually Impaired Would Understand
Taptic-edu is a wireless braille device that syncs to your mobile device using bluetooth along with a partner app to teach braille reading and...
Taptic-edu teaches the braille cell in a whole new way
Emma's Dilemma is a children's book about acceptance and adoption. A little girl must complete a family tree for school but fears her classmates won'...
Emma's Dilemma: A Book About Acceptance and Adoption
The Braille Institute exists to ensure that people with blindness and visual impairment get the most out of life. Part of that is giving children...
Braille Special Collection: A braille literacy program providing children’s books free of...
This story, geared toward young adult readers, features a 12-year-old boy with only one eye who just wants people to see him as “normal.” Through...
Operation Tree Roper: An Eye Above
This blog post from the parenting site Oogvereniging is available in Dutch, English and French. NL: Deze keer heb ik het over het kiezen van een...
Echo to the top
Braille Pictured Greeting Cards, Braille Services, and Specialty Gifts available at great Low Prices!
Shadows in the Dark: Braille Pictured Greeting Cards, Braille Services and Specialty Gifts
eSpecial Needs is an online store which provides adaptive equipment, specialized toys and sensory tools for children with special needs. They carry a...
Online Store for Special Needs Children and Adults
Holly Bonner writes about being a mother to two beautiful little girls. What makes her blog different than most mommy blogs is that Holly is blind....
Parenting blog in Dutch, English and French focusing on issues raising a blind child. Scroll down for the latest two languages.
Eye Union: Oogvereniging
Bowl/plates, fork and spoon have been exceptionally well developed for introduction and implementation of self-feeding skills. Amongst the many...
Bowls and utensils help kids move on from finger feeding
The Huple™ Fun Saucer is an indoor/outdoor pediatric tool for coordination, balance, and vestibular therapy for children. Kids will love playing with...
Huple™ Fun Saucer
The 3Doodler Pen is a 3D printing device that can be used within minutes, without needing any technical knowledge, software or computers. It heats...
3Doodler Pen & Accessories
A gaming app where you rely on sound instead of your vision to navigate through the adventure! A team out of France successfully crowdfunded this...
A Blind Legend Game App
Marva Dale Bicknell, Author of Jon's Bouncing Ball: Yellowstone National Park, was born in the “Cherokee Strip” of Southeast Kansas. In her writing,...
Jon's Bouncing Ball: Yellowstone National Park book and Literature Based Theme Unit
The brailleBOT is an educational toy developed by UNC-Chapel Hill 2012 Senior Design Group. AlphaBraille created a fun toy that helps children with...
Sensory Sun Educational Technologies published the updated 2015 ALL PLAY Accessible Toy Guide for Children of All Sight Levels to help family,...
2015 ALL PLAY Accessible Toy Guide
Have you ever thought about adopting a visually impaired child? This video from Bethel China captures Finn's adoption day when Ferrin and Beth travel...
Finn's Adoption Day
The Z-Vibe is a vibrating sensory tool often used in oral-motor stimulation to help kids learn to use their mouths for chewing and eating. The basic...
Braille Code Inc creates clothing and accessories for kids who are blind. What's different about their clothes? They are designed with independence...
Braille Code Inc
For more than 30 years, The Hadley School for the Blind, the largest distance education school for people who are blind and visually impaired...
Hadley's Family Education Program
Your child with visual impairments can receive his/her own Braille letter from Santa this year. From November 13, 2015 until December 18, 2015...
Receive a Braille Letter from Santa
Lisa from the "A Day in Our Shoes" Blog shares a guide made up of 12 easy steps to teach anyone how to become a citizen lobbyist or activist for...
Guide to Becoming a Citizen Advocate (12 Easy Steps)
It takes a lot of time to think of a lot of sensory experiences for kids with visual impairments. This calendar binder helps with an activity for...
Everyday Activities Calendar with Sensory Activities for Kids who are Blind
This advent calendar is manufactured in Germany by Kampmann International, a company dedicated to enhancing the lives of visually impaired...
Braille Advent Calendar
For everyone that also understands French. Lots of ideas for adapting or buying toys, info for schools and outings.
Info in French for Parents of Blind Kids
This article from the throughscarlettseyes.com website is brought to us by author Jenny Langley. In this article she explain why Braille is so...
Why braille is so essential to my life
This resource tells us a bit more about UK based organisation The Braillists. Braillists are a community focused organisation intent on supporting...
The Braillest organisation, who are they and what do they do?