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Smarter Balanced Assessment Testing

Smarter Balanced Assessment Testing Announcements Education News Resources Technology Top Choices

The Smarter Balanced Assessment testing is just around the corner. Are you prepared to support students who require a braille accommodation? In a testing situation, a test administrator and a student will use a secure browser environment that supports both automatic and on-demand requests for embossing. If you are not we are here to help!…

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BrailleNote Touch Plus Training

BrailleNote Touch Plus Training Announcements News Resources Training

Thank you for your interest in our 2-day BrailleNote Touch Plus Training Dates: March 5, 2019 – March 6, 2019 Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Location: New England Low Vision and Blindness, 799 West Boylston Street, Suite 140, Worcester, Massachusetts There are ONLY 10 seats available!  Register Now! We are limiting this training to a maximum of 10 people,…

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Career Launch @ Perkins

Career Launch @ Perkins Announcements Education News Resources Training

The transition to young adulthood can be challenging for everyone – there are higher expectations, more independence and lots of social and emotional changes to adjust to. And the stakes are even higher if you are blind or visually impaired.   That’s why Perkins School for the Blind has developed programs dedicated to supporting young adults…

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College Success @ Perkins

College Success @ Perkins Education Resources Top Choices Training

The transition to young adulthood can be challenging for everyone – there are higher expectations, more independence and lots of social and emotional changes to adjust to. And the stakes are even higher if you are blind or visually impaired. That’s why Perkins School for the Blind has developed programs dedicated to supporting young adults…

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New Baseball Red Sox Yankees Eye Chart

New Baseball Red Sox Yankees Eye Chart Resources

Free download <Click Here> -or- You can order in packs of 25 and in four (4) convenient options: 1. Times New Roman Font, <Click Here> to order 2. Times New Roman Font – Reversed, <Click Here> to order 3. Arial Font, <Click Here> to order 4. Arial Font – Reversed, <Click Here> to order When…

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Support For APH MATT Connect

Support For APH MATT Connect Resources

New England Low Vision and Blindness is pleased to offer support for APH MATT Connect. We would like to formally introduce you to APH MATT Connect and the Federal Quota Funds Program. You can get Exclusive Support:  Support for this product can only be provided by New England Low Vision and Blindness for the six (6) New…

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MIGS: A New Option for Patients with Glaucoma

MIGS: A New Option for Patients with Glaucoma Care Glaucoma Resources

It is estimated that over 3 million Americans over the age 40 have glaucoma, and it is said that half the people living with this disease are unaware they have it. Glaucoma is also the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. MIGS: A New Option for Patients with Glaucoma Minimally invasive glaucoma surgical procedures (MIGS)…

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5 Worst Eye Problems

5 Worst Eye Problems Glaucoma Resources

Here are the 5 worst eye problems that affect the elderly. 1. Glaucoma:  Abrupt and severe pain in your eyes and seeing halos can be signs of glaucoma. Glaucoma is an eye condition caused by elevated levels of fluid pressure in the eyes, which can potentially damage the fragile fibers of the optic nerve. This damage…

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5 Herbs Known For Their Anti-Ageing Properties

5 Herbs Known For Their Anti-Ageing Properties Care Resources

We have all heard that a holistic / natural approach can help with healing, improve your vision and lead to overall good health. Here are 5 herb suggestions, and the benefits they provide, to help you start the new you in 2018.  These are suggestions that you can easily incorporate into your daily diet. Click here…

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How to print Braille Business Cards

How to print Braille Business Cards Resources Tech Tips

It is easy to print braille business cards on Everest-D V5 using AVERY standard business card form. Quick and Low Cost To have braille on your business card is an excellent way to present your organization as a modern and inclusive organization. In the past, braille business cards were made manually or at a braille production…

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Is your software up-to-date?

Is your software up-to-date? Resources Software Upgrades

Did you know you receive a discount when ordering from New England Low Vision and Blindness Here are the current versions of the most popular low vision and blindness products: JAWS Developed to help the active computer user (of all ages) with vision loss and inability to see the computer screen or use a mouse.…

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Diabetes, Vision Loss and 4 Diabetic Eye Diseases

November is Diabetes Awareness and Diabetic Eye Disease Month. This is a great time to get your eyes checked and to learn more about Diabetes, Vision Loss and the four major Diabetic Eye Diseases. Keep reading for our in-depth look. Diabetes can be a terrible disease that if untreated can lead to vision loss and even blindness. Diabetic…

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