The majority of APH ConnectCenter webinars also provide Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation & Education Professionals (ACVREP) credit. Credit is only available for the live presentation at this time. To collect ACRVEP credit, please listen for the opening and closing codes during the live session and submit these on the ACVREP Certificate Request form linked from our Education Training page. Following submission, a certificate will be emailed to you within a week.

Holiday Gifts for Children and Adults who are blind and visually impaired

Title of the Event:   Holiday Gifts for Children and Adults Who are Blind and Visually Impaired.

Date:  Wednesday, November 19th, 2021

Time (Eastern):  5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Eastern

Duration:   90 minutes 

Description:  With the upcoming holiday and gift-giving season, you may be wondering about choosing gifts for family, friends, or colleagues who are blind or low vision. Join APH staff, VisionAware peers, and other guest presenters on November 19 as we share out and discuss options to consider when gifting for children and adults with vision loss, including accessibility and cost.
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ParentConnect: A Family Support Group. First Wednesday of Every. 7:30-8:30 PM ET." Family Connect Logo. Image of parents witting at a table with a young child in a wheelchair.

Title of the Event:  ParentConnect: a family support group offered in partnership with The Chicago Lighthouse’s Virtual Parent Support Group. (Ongoing)

Date: First Wednesday of each month starting August 4, 2021 

Time (Eastern): 7:30pm – 8:30pm Eastern 

Duration:  60 minutes 

Description:  APH FamilyConnect and The Chicago Lighthouse are pleased to offer this virtual support group for parents and families of children who are blind or visually impaired. These monthly sessions are for families to connect with and learn from each other about the joys, challenges, and adventures of raising children with visual impairments and blindness.  These sessions are open to families. ACVREP or professional development credits will not be available

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Connect Center Webinar Archives

Missed a chance to attend one of our webinars or just looking for more resources? Many of past CareerConnect, FamilyConnect and VisionAware webinars are available on our ConnectCenter YouTube playlist.