Having trouble reading restaurant menus? Macular Degeneration Macular Degeneration Tech Tips Technology Top Choices

When my father had advanced dry AMD (also called geographic atrophy) between 2005 and 2012, going out to eat was a problem for him, and as a result, a problem for those with him. He would have my mother put his reading glasses and a lighted magnifying glass in her purse. Much of the time,…

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Top 10 Products for People who are Blind - 2020 Macular Degeneration Technology Top Choices

If you or someone you know are blind – our life-changing resources can help! If you live in New England and want a no-obligation product demonstration or learn more about our training service, use the form at the bottom of this page to send us your request. You can also call our toll free number…

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Michelle Perkins Recommends this Talkback Guide Education Tech Tips Technology Training

Michelle Perkins, Senior Assistive Technology Specialist & Trainer at New England Low Vision and Blindness recommends this quick reference guide when teaching the Android in an Apple world. Michelle suggests that if you are teaching someone who is visually impaired and or using TalkBack, this young lady has some very informative YouTube Videos. Live Accessible. …

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Schools and Educators - 2020 Education Technology Top Choices

Our full suite of low vision technology products and training services are designed to help students who are visually impaired, their teachers and TVIs be productive and successful. We Can Help!  No matter what low vision or blindness needs are! +++   +++   +++ Here Are Our Top Products for Visually Impaired Students, Their Teachers,…

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Veterans - 2020 Technology Top Choices Veterans

Our full suite of low vision and blindness products and training services are designed to help visually impaired Veteran’s gain independence and lead a fuller, more satisfying life. We Can Help!  No matter what your low vision or blindness needs are! +++   +++   +++ Here Are Our Top Products For Veterans – 2019: 1. Merlin…

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Top 10 Low Vision Aids for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) - 2020 Macular Degeneration Technology Top Choices

We Can Help You Or A Loved One If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration of another eye disease, we can help no matter what your low vision or blindness needs are! Education: If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with Macular Degeneration, we have prepared a 12-part…

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Doctors - 2020 Macular Degeneration Technology Top Choices

Working alongside Ophthalmologists and Low Vision Doctors, our technology and training services supplement Ophthalmic care by providing the highest level technology solutions to patients (mostly seniors) who are no longer treatable with surgery or injections, or optical magnification. If you have patients who are no longer treatable, consider contacting us today to see how we…

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Free $100 Gift Card Announcements Care News Technology Top Choices Training

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a loved one how is legally blind or has low vision, but not sure what to choose?* You’re In Luck – New England Low Vision & Blindness Now Offers Gift Certificates AND this Free $100 Gift Card will get you started! (Limited supply, while supplies last, certain…

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New England Low Vision and Blindness and the Carroll Center for the Blind joined forces for donation Education News

New England Low Vision and Blindness and the Carroll Center for the Blind joined forces with ndrew Doumith of ACT Antigua to share life-changing technology with visually impaired students in primary and secondary schools at the T.N. Kirnon Primary School’s Unit for the Blind and Visually Impaired.  This school is located in Andrew’s home country…

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Virtual reality helps girl see clearer Macular Degeneration Technology

Tia Bertz is a recent graduate of Northcentral Technical College. She interned at Hastreiter Industries in Marshfield. “Tia is someone we’ve known for a few years,” said Ken Hastreiter, president of Hastreiter Industries, “and have seen her develop her interest into manufacturing, 3D printing.” In a field where precise measurements, down to the thousandths of…

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Here Are Our Top Collapsible Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019: 1. MagniLink Zip 17″ 2. Reveal 16 3. Patriot Pro 4. Topaz PHD 15″ 5. MagniLink TAB 6. Clearview GO 7. Transformer HD OCR 8. MagniLink S 9. Prodigi Connect 12 10. MagniLink One +++   +++   +++ 1. MagniLink Zip 17″ The MagniLink…

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Here Are Our Top Text-to-Speech Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019: 1. EyePal Solo 2. ClearReader+ 3. Sara CE 4. Smart Reader 5. MagniLink Voice 2 6. omniReader +++   +++   +++ 1. EyePal Solo The Eye-Pal SOLO is the first and original camera-based reading and magnifying device. Accurate, fast and easy to use, the…

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