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Vision Loss and Independent Travel

The Vision Rehab Podcast is a short monthly podcast about topics and issues related to vision rehabilitation therapists and vision rehab. You can also listen on your smart speaker, just ask for, “Vision Rehab Podcast.” Listen Now to Vision Rehab … Continue reading

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The doctor said…

The Vision Rehab Podcast is a short monthly podcast od topics and issues related to vision rehabilitation therapist and vision rehab. You can also listen on your smart speaker, just ask for, “Vision Rehab Podcast.” Maybe you‘ve been recently diagnosed … Continue reading

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Americans With Disability Act (ADA) at 31

This month, July 26, the Americans With Disability Act turns 31. At the time the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed in 1990, I recall thinking this legislation was entirely appropriate, “the right thing to do,” an expansion of equal … Continue reading

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Review: Smartphone Apps and Resources by Kelly Short

Review: Smartphone Apps and Resources for People with Vision Loss or Impairment, by Kelly Short https://www.seniorliving.org/cell-phone/accessibility-apps-poor-vision/ That smartphone in your hand may be even smarter than you think—there’s a good chance it has a screen magnifier built right in to … Continue reading

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Hadley Discussion Group Schedule February 2021

Hadley Discussion Groups for February 2021 Download a large print Hadley Discussion Groups February 2021 schedule. Join in on the discussion! To join one of the Hadley Discussion Groups, register at www.hadley.edu, or just call Hadley Support Services at 800-323-4238 … Continue reading

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Braille Awareness Month 2021

Each January we celebrate Braille Awareness Month in honor of Louis Braille’s birthday on January 4, 1809. It’s also a great opportunity to recognize William Hadley’s contribution to learning braille by founding the Hadley School for the Blind in 1920, … Continue reading

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Hadley Discussion Groups for June

All discussion groups use the following phone number: 1 929-205-6099 Once dialed, you will be prompted to enter in the unique meeting ID. All discussion groups are recorded and archived at https://hadley.edu/discussions/. You can also ask Alexa! “Alexa play (discussion … Continue reading

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Healthy Vision Awareness Month

From the Vision Rehab Podcast, May is Healthy Vision Awareness Month. Hello, and thank you for joining me today on the Vision Rehab Podcast. The month of May is Healthy Vision Awareness Month. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology … Continue reading

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More Talking Books, Please!

“I’m out of books, what am I going to do now?” This was the short version of a call I received from a former client a couple weeks ago, when businesses and rehab agencies sent staff home to reduce public … Continue reading

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Vision Rehab Therapist Appreciation Week

Transcript for the Vision Rehab Podcast: Vision Rehab Therapist Appreciation Week Hello, and thank you for joining me today on the Vision Rehab Podcast. Next week is Vision Rehabilitation Therapist Appreciation Week. The week of April 14 is chosen each … Continue reading

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