Sometimes common tasks like writing a check or reading the newspaper can present a major challenge if you have low vision or are blind. It may seem like you are alone or too dependent on others if you can’t get the information you need when you need it.
- Read your favorite magazine
- Write a note in a birthday card
- Set an alarm clock
- Pay the bills
- Relax with a good book
Braille and communications training teaches the student to do all these things and more. With the aid of adaptive devices and specialized skills, students learn how to accomplish communications tasks that present a challenge because of a vision loss.
- Make a shopping list
- Write a thank you card
- Label your favorite CDs and DVDs
- Find phone numbers
Training in communications and braille can open a world of endless possibilities.