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AMD & Low Vision Awareness Month: Preventing Falls

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Low Vision Awareness Month. It is an opportunity to highlight current research on AMD, other eye conditions, and falls.  Fall Risk and Low […]

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Using Her Voice in a Rewarding Career

It’s impressive enough to be the first person who is blind to provide live audio description for the Oscars. But knowing that Nefertiti Matos Olivares has only been doing voice […]

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Seven Embarrassing Moments as a Blind and Hard-of-Hearing Cashier  

Who knew working as a grocery store cashier could be challenging, rewarding, fun, and — upon occasion — funny? As an advocate for people who are blind, it took time […]

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Discover our 4-part online series for on-the-go learning! Flexible, on-demand sessions let you guide your child's tactile learning journey at your own pace. Gain essential tips from APH's experts to enhance your role as your child's first teacher. Empower their development anytime, anywhere. Start now!

Supporting Your Child’s Tactile Literacy Skills

Navigating Tactile Graphics Literacy with a 4-Part Online Learning Series  Parenting a child who is blind or low vision comes with unique challenges and opportunities, especially when it comes to […]

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