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Yoga Anyone?

Making the Committment

In my retirement, I have been exploring new ways to be physically active. I have always walked for exercise with my guide dog. 837 more words

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SMART Brailler

Will my 6 year old son get a chance to try the Perkins SMART Brailler!

The Transportation Problem

Finding Rides When You Can’t Drive

One of the most difficult challenges for people with vision loss is finding reliable and affordable transportation. Whether you have had to give up your driver’s license or never had the chance to drive, it is an adjustment fraught with emotion and a sense of loss of independence. 922 more words

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Life in the fast lane - the science of colour

How do you describe colour to someone with vision impairment?

In researching the question, I discovered it is a philosophical and scientific question.

If blind from birth you can’t rely on senses to describe colour as they are meaningless. 428 more words

Walking With Sophie

I no longer take this for granted…the ability to walk out my door, unafraid and confident, into the bright and blinding sun to go for a walk in my neighborhood. 869 more words

Life With A Guide Dog