VISIONS 15 wk Residential Employment Readiness Program

A 15-Week Residential Employment Readiness Program For Young Adults who are legally blind 18 to 21 (up to 22nd birthday). • Learn, collaborate and grow with a group of peers, all working towards the same goal of becoming work-ready. • Develop and refine your vocational skills as you complete an intensive certificate program in your...

Registered with the NYSCB

LinkedIn

Via zoom, we will explore how LinkedIn will be your go to site as a professional social community. Sign up for this event by using the website link listed below or by calling 603-224-4039; press 0 and someone from the front desk will sign you up. You may also ask about other Future In Sight...

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Blind Health Expo

Accessible Pharmacy’s 2022 Blind Health Expo will be the largest virtual expo of healthcare information, products, services, and medication for individuals who are blind, DeafBlind, or have low vision. Attendees will include thousands of consumers, caregivers, healthcare professionals, educators, nonprofit and government officials. The event is FREE to attend and FREE to exhibit.

FREE
Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...

Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...

Best Practices & Resources for Assistive Technology Planning and Instruction

Presenter: Allen Huang Director of Accessible Instructional Materials and Outreach Services, Tennessee School for the Blind Join us for this session to learn about some best practices & resources for AT Instruction and implementation in school environments. Time will be available for discussing specific questions participants may have.

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Kaila’s Crafts: Ring in the Holidays

This Zoom event is also for young adults. Create some lovely DIY Christmas decorations. We will make a jingle bell door hanger with faux pine needles and a holiday bow. Will also make a paper angel and lollipop that can be used as an ornament or gift topper. Sign up by NOVEMBER 24 to receive...

$10

Sight Tech Global

As we prepare for the third annual Sight Tech Global (December 7-8, free & virtual, register here), a technology event that tracks the advances in technology supporting people who live with blindness, two big shifts are front and center. First, new digital experiences, notably virtual reality, are testing known approaches to accessibility. There are no...

Free
Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...

Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...

Holiday Ice Skating Party at Winter Lodge

‘Tis the season to be merry and spend quality time with family and friends! Come celebrate the holiday season with the Voyagers at Winter Lodge in Palo Alto. It will be an afternoon full of family fun ice skating on their indoor ice rink! Don’t miss this exciting afternoon with your friends from the Vista...

Free for clients, families must pay their own skate rental
Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...