Free Explore 5 and Free Battery

Free Explore 5 and Free Battery Technology Uncategorized

Get a FREE explorē 5 Portable Electronic Video Magnifier and a FREE battery with each purchase of a Reveal 16 or a Reveal 16i Full HD Portable Electronic Video Magnifier- a value of $1,058 in savings!     Contact a Low Vision Specialist by calling 888-211-6933 or use this form to request a quote or to schedule…

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Apple previews powerful software updates designed for people with disabilities

Apple previews powerful software updates designed for people with disabilities Uncategorized

CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA  Apple announced powerful software features designed for people with mobility, vision, hearing, and cognitive disabilities. These next-generation technologies showcase Apple’s belief that accessibility is a human right and advance the company’s long history of delivering industry-leading features that make Apple products customizable for all users. Later this year, with software updates across all…

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Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2021

Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers - 2021 Uncategorized

Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers For 2021: 1. DaVinci Pro Portable 3-in-1 CCTV Video Magnifier <New Video> 2. Merlin HD Ultra 24” Desktop Electronic Video Magnifier <New Video> 3. Merlin Elite Pro – Full HD Desktop OCR/CCTV 4. Merlin HD Ultra 20” – Full HD Desktop CCTV 5. TOPAZ® OCR Desktop Video Magnifier With Speech…

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Vision Tests: Visual Acuity Test and Amsler Grid

Vision Tests: Visual Acuity Test and Amsler Grid Uncategorized

A diagnosis of macular degeneration is made as a result of a comprehensive dilated eye exam, which includes a variety of tests, including a visual acuity test and Amsler grid. Taken together, along with photographs and scans of the back of the eye, the information provided by these tests gives your eye doctor an idea of your eye…

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Back to Work (with Care)

Back to Work (with Care) Uncategorized

Here are the ways in which we are slowly Back to Work (with Care): 1. General Precautions: Sterilize our showrooms and offices before and after client visits as well as throughout the day. All employees will continue to wear masks and gloves when meeting with clients and interacting with co-workers. Any employee that shows any…

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Clement J. Krug, Sr. Award – We need your help

Clement J. Krug, Sr. Award - We need your help Uncategorized

First and foremost, we want to express our best wishes for everyone’s good health as we navigate through this changing environment. As you might recall, New England Low Vision and Blindness is currently conducting the Clement J. Krug, Sr. Award, established to recognize a student who exemplifies a Let’s Go Attitude.  The winner of the…

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Tips and tricks to start your new year right with Alexa

Tips and tricks to start your new year right with Alexa Smart Homes Tech Tips Technology Uncategorized

After a record-breaking holiday season for Amazon Devices, we’ve compiled a few tips and tricks from someone who knows how to make your homework harder for you. Customers worldwide purchased tens of millions Amazon Devices this holiday—and they’ll be getting set up heading into 2020. Customers love their devices for features like timers, weathers, music,…

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Online Shopping and Banking: Accessibility for People with Visual Impairments

Online Shopping and Banking: Accessibility for People with Visual Impairments Resources Tech Tips Technology Uncategorized

Whether you are employed, receiving Social Security retirement or disability payments, or living off your savings and investments, as a person with a visual impairment you are just as much a consumer as anyone else. You need to shop for groceries, clothing, furniture, pots, and pans the same as everyone else you know. You may…

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David Keeler Interviewed on Radio Station WICC600

David Keeler Interviewed on Radio Station WICC600 Uncategorized

On December 13, 2018, New England Low Vision and Blindness General Manager, David Keeler participated in a live, in-studio radio interview on WICC600 AM with popular morning show host, Tony Reno. During the interview, Mr. Keeler had the opportunity to educate the listeners in Southern CT on the many resources at New England Low Vision and…

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NELVB Christmas Party 2018

NELVB Christmas Party 2018 Uncategorized

On Friday, December 7th 2018 the New England Low Vision and Blindness team took time to celebrate the holidays at our annual Christmas Party, hosted by Scott and Sharon Krug. “I am fortunate to have such a dedicated and caring team to help us deliver exceptional service to our clients.” said Scott Krug, President, New England…

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New England Low Vision and Blindness was proud to support White Cane Day

New England Low Vision and Blindness was proud to support White Cane Day Uncategorized

New England Low Vision and Blindness was a proud exhibitor at White Cane Day, Worcester Massachusetts, October 17, 2018 At the Worcester Public Library, many sighted community leaders put on a blindfold and walked with through the city streets with a white cane and a sighted guide to better experience how to make improvements for greater walking…

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Massachusetts Commission for the Blind Invites you to White Cane Safety Day

Massachusetts Commission for the Blind Invites you to White Cane Safety Day Uncategorized

MCB would like to take the opportunity to invite you to their annual White Cane Safety Day, which will be held at the Massachusetts State House on Tuesday, October 16th, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. International White Cane Day, which is on October 15th, celebrates the independence of white canes and raise public awareness…

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