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Low Vision Chef-- Provides Help with Techniques for cooks with vision impairments.  Tools and great videos.

Low Vision Chef-- Provides Help with Techniques for cooks with vision impairments.

6 Really Helpful Makeup & Grooming Aids For Those With Low Vision  ... see more at InventorSpot.com

6 Really Helpful Makeup & Grooming Aids For Those With Low Vision

6 Really Helpful Makeup & Grooming Aids For Those With Low Vision ... see more at InventorSpot.com

A new webinar from the AFB eLearning Center called "Bioptic Driving for People with Low Vision" includes a history and description of bioptic driving, low vision driver laws, suggestions for training, and resources about bioptic driving. This webinar is presented by Ike Presley, National Project Manager for AFB in Atlanta and a bioptic driver.

A new webinar from the AFB eLearning Center called "Bioptic Driving for People with Low Vision" includes a history and description of bioptic driving, low vision driver laws, suggestions for training, and resources about bioptic driving. This webinar is presented by Ike Presley, National Project Manager for AFB in Atlanta and a bioptic driver.

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Free presentations covering these topics: Diet and Nutrition Low Vision Devices and Technology Low Vision Rehabilitation Motivational Talks Practical Living Research and Treatment

Low Vision Help: Driving With Stargardt's Disease

A patient with Stargardt's Disease returned to me after using his bioptic telescopic glasses for over 5 years. Blake White was able to o.

Technology for students with Low Vision

Technology for Students with Low Vision

A girl wearing glasses uses a marker to write on a smart board.

Ruby Handheld CCTV. This is such a handy low vision aid.  Especially for reading my photography books!

This is such a handy low vision aid. Especially for reading my photography books!

Learn how #low_vision affects the reading process.  You might be surprised by the results!  (academic article from the Journal of Special Education, 2006)

Learn how low_vision affects the reading process. You might be surprised by the results! (academic article from the Journal of Special Education,

Researchers at Moorfields Eye Hospital and University College London say they have had success in mouse models actually building retinas in the laboratory using stem cells to create new photoreceptors. When these new photoreceptors were injected into the eyes of blind mice, they were able to "hook up with the existing architecture of the eye and begin to function."

Building Retinas in the Laboratory

Researchers at Moorfields Eye Hospital and University College London say they have had success in mouse models actually building retinas in the laboratory using stem cells to create new photoreceptors. When these new photoreceptors were injected into the eyes of blind mice, they were able to "hook up with the existing architecture of the eye and begin to function."

Low Vision Resources Center — Stargardt Disease

Low Vision Resources Center — Stargardt Disease

Using an iPad in the Academic Classroom with Students with Low Vision - American Foundation for the Blind

Using an iPad in the Academic Classroom with Students with Low Vision - American Foundation for the Blind

Freedom Scientific is the largest worldwide manufacturer of assistive technology products for those who are blind or have low vision. Freedom Scientific is also the only company with a complete line of products for those with vision impairments. All of these products are tested and guaranteed to work together.

JAWS Screen Reading Software "is the world's most popular screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing screen content.

Great mechanical #2 pencil for low vision individuals!!!  It has thicker led (1.3 mm) which makes it seem darker, triangle shape so no rolling off the table/desk, flat side to add Braille name label (if desired - for those students learning Braille). Super for filling out bubbles for standard tests, too! My new favorite pencil!!! (Merry-Noel Chamberlain, TVI)

Great mechanical pencil for low vision individuals! It has thicker led mm) which makes it seem darker, triangle shape so no rolling off the table/desk, flat side to add Braille name label (if desired - for those students learning Braille).

ViA - By Braille Institute by Braille Institute ($0.00) a fully accessible app for iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad. ViA has been designed to help identify apps that are useful for adults and children who are blind or have low vision, including those with additional disabilities. Users can easily sort through the 500,000+ apps in the App Store and locate those that were built specifically for, or provide functionality to, the user with a visual impairment.

ViA (visually impaired apps) identifies apps that are useful for visually impaired students

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