Walking with a Human or Dog Guide

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 and the role they play in getting around for people who are blind or low vision.

Two individuals using the human guide technique

How to Walk with a Guide

Often, people who are blind or low vision need some assistance with walking safely outside familiar environments. Perhaps a friend or family member may try to help by holding your […]

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Person crossing a street with a dog guide

Dog Guides

Guide Dogs: Perception and Reality We’re all familiar with the image of dogs guiding people who are blind or low vision along streets and through public spaces. But unless you’ve […]

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