Visual Impairment

Blind 10-year-old British boy chosen in Lionel Messi’s ‘dream team’ – Enfield Independent

  Lionel Messi has honoured the achievements of…

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5 best practice tips to make your charity social media posts more accessible – Charity Digital News

Over the past few years, charities have put significant focus on inclusive website design that…

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The LEGO Foundation expands Braille Bricks availability to aid visually impaired learning [News] – The Brothers Brick

Last year, the LEGO Foundation revealed Braille Bricks, a tool to “help children with vision impairment learn critical thinking, problem-solving and collaboration through…

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As Lego launches braille bricks, here’s 11 toys for children who are blind or visually impaired – The Independent

Help them learn braille, or get used to the idea of having…

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LEGO Braille Bricks to be made available in 20 countries – Brick Fanatics

The LEGO Foundation is making Braille Bricks available to visually impaired children in 20 countries…

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Lego launches braille bricks for children with visual impairments – The Independent

Lego is officially launching braille bricks following a successful pilot project, with the products being…

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Amazon’s latest Fire TV feature is designed to assist the visually impaired – Trusted Reviews

If you have problems with your eyesight and struggle to watch a lot of TV,…

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A blind musician can feel a conductor’s movements, thanks to a high-tech baton – CNN

hen Kyungho Jeon was young, he dreamed of playing in an orchestra, but his teachers…

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‘Ahoy There’ Initiative Sees Cowes Saliability Club Reaching Out to Vulnerable Members – Island Echo

Volunteers at Cowes Sailability Club conducted an impressive 100+ telephone conversations to people with disabilities…

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“Are You Blind?” Navigating A Socially Distanced World With A Visual Impairment – Refinery29

  “Only one of you can enter the store,”…

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Sight-loss charity advises Southend Council on how to make the high street more accessible during social distancing – Leigh Times

Suzanne Gloyne, BID Manager, Gary England, volunteer Southend in Sight, Carl Robinson,…

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How COVID-19 has affected those with visual impairments? – World Economic Forum

Those with visual impairments might struggle to adapt to new precautions surrounding…

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Google Lookout: App reads grocery labels for blind people – BBC News

  Google’s AI can now identify food in the supermarket, in a…

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Physicist 3D Prints Interactive Maps for Visually Impaired Children – Interesting Engineering

  The little things in everyday life that we take…

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3D Printing Interactive Maps For The Visually Impaired – Hackaday

Most maps and educational materials for teaching geography are highly visual in nature. For those…

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“Breakthrough” Smart Reading tech delivers bespoke assistive reading experience for people with vision impairments – AT Today

OrCam Technologies, a specialist in artificial vision technology, has announced a new, interactive Smart Reading…

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The pandemic is undermining visually impaired people’s independence – here’s how to fix this – The Conversation UK

  The pandemic is affecting everyone, but it has been particularly tough…

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A visually impaired man tried to vote amid Covid-19 – but there were no safe options – The Guardian

Don Natzke, 69, is seen in the backyard of his Shorewood, Wisconsin,…

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Three youngsters launch The Tactile Times newspaper for young braille users – Ely Standard

Three youngsters with a visual impairment from Cambridgeshire set up a braille…

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Coronavirus: Hampshire charity creates lanyards to help visually impaired with social distancing measures – Portsmouth News

  Open Sight Hampshire has produced a badge,…

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