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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
One in a Million Baby Podcast
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
Download a Printable IEP Organizer
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...
Fun with Braille! Braille Alphabet Blocks
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
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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
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?
This post from the throughscarlettseyes.com website looks at how young and determined Fred wanted to take part in a reading challenge independently...
Making Fred’s reading challenge accessible!
This creative writing piece submitted to the throughscarlettseyes.com website by Megan Paul is a must read if you want to have a good old think about...
What a lovely smile- a creative writing piece by Megan Paul
‘Messy’ play is something which should be an enjoyable, fun experience for toddlers and is an important part of learning. It helps to develop fine...
Messy play – Why is it important and what are the best ways to introduce it
Play and recreation are key to children in the early years. Children learn through play and toys are very much designed to be aesthetically...
Visually impaired toddler toy and recreation information pack
Being a caregiver for someone, anyone, is a lot of work. Even when you love them and want to care for them, the task of keeping track of medical...
The Caregiver's Notebook: An Organizational Tool and Support to Help You Care for...
Insightful Publications is a website designed to make state handbooks and the information they contain accessible via screen readers. Christine...
Want to read braille visually? This introductory course provides the tools for those interested in learning to read and write braille so they can...
Intro to Braille Course from Hadley School for the Blind
In this blog post from UK-based parent's information sharing and support network throughscarlettseyes.com, guest author Holly Scott-Gardner talks...
The power of voice: How to teach your child to self advocate
Raising a child with significant special or medical needs is challenging. Have you stopped to think about how that challenge is effecting your...
Strengthening Your Parenting Partnership During Pediatric Illness
While using the Crazy Gears app with my typically-sighted 4 year old son, I discovered that it has a built-in "cortical visual impairment option"...
Crazy Gears app
Yogibo is the manufacturer of several sensory products (much like bean bag chairs) for the home, school, and therapy center! The unique designs,...
Yogibo and Sensory Integration
VI Able Solutions is a well-written blog by a woman who has been blind since birth. As the title implies, the blog is "all about solutions" with each...
VI Able Solutions: Ideas for People who are Blind
This is a free online course offered by Hadley School for the Blind that describes how parents and professionals working with a child who is visually...
Transitioning from School Years to Adult Services
I am often asked 'what is the best piece of advice I would offer to the parent of a newly diagnosed child'. In this post I offer a collection of '...
Best piece of advice for a parent who is raising a child with a visual impairment
Scarlett is a BANGER, not a tapper, patter or a knocker she uses the palm of her hand and a massive amount of brute force to bang all that her little...
Giving them little paws some much needed sensory feedback!
Scarlett’s response to certain sounds in the environment can have a massive effect on her ability to function properly. In particular she...
Sensory Processing Disorders and Audio Overload- What is it and how can we prevent it?
Found this on my new Mommy's group, good for all babies... What is a quiet book? A quiet book is a book (usually made out of fabric) filled with...
Quiet Books Blog
EazyHold is a simple but innovative grip assist strap that easily attaches to tools, toys, utensils and more! It enables children and adults with...
EazyHold Grip Assist Strap
Headpod keeps your head up! Revolutionary dynamic patented head support system for inadequate head control due to hypotonia of the neck muscles....
Handmade Clothing, Feeding Tube Accessories, Clothing Accessories, Hair accessories, and Baby gear. Etsy Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/madewithlove213...
Made with Love 213 G-Tube Belts, Feeding Pump Packets & More
TalkButton is a new text-to-speech assistive technology especially created to help those with low vision and/or dyslexia and other reading...
TalkButton: text-to-speech assistive technology
This site is dedicated to finding families for orphans with visual impairments (VI). The children listed on this site may have a very minor...
Hope For Orphans with Visual Impairments
This blog written by Cecily Morrison examines what methods she is using with her son Ronan to encourage independent travelling. She is using Joseph...
I'm an Independent Traveller
In this post from UK-based website, throughscarlettseyes.com, mummy Cecily talks about how she uses her home as a valuable therapy toy for Ronan. By...
House as a Therapy Toy
In this post from the UK-based website, throughscarlettseyes.com, mother Charlotte talks candidly about her experiences with coping (or in this case...
The Day the World Got to be too Much