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BrailleNote Touch Plus Training
September 17-18 2019

BrailleNote Touch Plus Training <br>September 17-18 2019 Training

Thank you for your interest in our 2-day BrailleNote Touch Plus Training Workshop Dates: September 17-18, 2019 Time: 9:30 AM – 3:30 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, to…

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Job Opening: Assistive Technology Specialist & Trainer

New England Low Vision and Blindness (NELVB) is growing and looking to hire an Assistive Technology Specialist & Trainer – an exciting full-time, salaried position! The Assistive Technology Specialist & Trainer teaches consumers who are blind and visually impaired, as well as those who work with them, to use assistive technology in schools, businesses, homes,…

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National Trade-In Your Old Clunker Month

National Trade-In Your Old Clunker Month Technology Training

June is National Trade-In Your Old Clunker Month. Why settle for a loud, slow, gigantic, unreliable, rusty difficult to use old “CCTV” clunker? Consider investing in yourself or your client by taking advantage of National Trade-In Your Old Clunker Month and let the trained low vision specialists at New England Low Vision and Blindness help you…

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Scott Krug helps kids in the Pittsfield Public School

Scott Krug helps kids in the Pittsfield Public School Education Top Choices Training

Scott Krug, President, New England Low Vision and Blindness recently presented select low vision technology to the students and teachers of the visually impaired at Pittsfield Public School. Some of these systems included: Transformer HD with WiFi + OCR MagniLink Zip Premium Full HD 1080p, 13” Monitor w/Battery “Thank you for coming out today and spending…

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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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BrailleNote Touch Online Training Wizard – an industry first!

BrailleNote Touch Online Training Wizard - an industry first! Training

While nothing can replace a highly qualified trainer <click here to learn about our Training Services for Schools>, sometimes you need a tip or two immediately. With this in mind, HumanWare is pleased to announce the launch of an industry first – BrailleNote Touch Online Training Wizard! The only, unique, new online training program tailored to…

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Top Productivity Apps for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Top Productivity Apps for the Blind and Visually Impaired Tech Tips Technology Training

One of the great benefits of the iOS devices is to assist us in staying productive.  For people with vision impairment or blindness there are several apps that support our unique needs.  Below are a few of my favorites. VoiceDream reader Holy cow, if I had to pick an app for accessing enlarged print or…

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Financial Independence For Visually Impaired

Financial Independence For Visually Impaired Tech Tips Training

Apps to help you track and manage your finances. In this week’s post, I am going to provide you with ideas and apps that will help you track and manage your finances. From talking calculators, to an app to help you identify currency, to an app to help you manage your statements and a few…

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Independent Living Apps

Independent Living Apps Tech Tips Technology Training

Independent Living apps could mean several different things.  In this case we mean an app that will assist with a task or provide independence with a task.  For example, we need to know denominations of currency, so using the camera on the device along with an app that speaks what it sees. Here are my…

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iPad and iPhone Revolution

iPad and iPhone Revolution Tech Tips Technology Training

The iPad/iPhone has revolutionized accessibility for individuals who are blind/visually impaired. The iPhone/iPad is one of the few universal devices that comes with access for the blind built right in. VoiceOver VoiceOver is a built in screen reader for the OS and iOS (Mac/Apple) devices.  It provides a spoken description of what is being presented…

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