Orientation and Mobility (O&M) is a profession specific to blindness and low vision that teaches safe, efficient, and effective travel skills to people of all ages.
What is Orientation and Mobility? Orientation and Mobility (O&M) is a profession specific to blindness and low vision that teaches safe, efficient, and effective travel skills to people of all […]
Find out how to know where you are in your home or neighborhood. Learn how to use your other senses to get around, find dropped objects, and travel indoors and […]
For maximum protection, you should use a combination of upper and lower body protective techniques and/or a long white cane.
Traveling when blind or low vision can have its share of adventures. Check out the articles in this section to learn about using ride-share and public transportation, including trains, busses, […]
Learn how a human guide can help a person who is blind or low vision to navigate through crowds and unknown spaces safely and effectively. Find out about dog guides […]
Can a person drive with low vision? Learn about driving safety and bioptic driving, including bioptic driving rules and regulations.
Read about how to learn to use a cane and what type to use. Should you use a white cane if you have low vision? What are white cane laws? […]
People who have hearing loss as well as low vision—and people who are profoundly deaf and totally blind—can travel in their communities, commute to work, and even travel around the […]