Blindness related resources


Usually when you are hunting for information, you seem to go all over the internet to find the blindness related information that you are after. We all have information that we can share and it would make it a lot easier if it were all in the one place.

Hopefully some of the resources listed below will help someone out there. There are a lot of blindness related resources that we can benefit from, to do with many different sectors of life. Below are a variety of links that hopefully you may find useful.

Education

Teaching visually impaired students

Are you a teacher? Would you like to find out more about teaching visually impaired students? If so, you can find out more information at the following link at teaching visually impaired students

Calculus for blind students

Calculus For Blind Students : Introduction To Real Analysis  by Michael Cross B.S., M.S. Mathematics

You can obtain the files from https://www.dropbox.com/s/axu8pqy9ej5euoa/Calculus%20For%20Blind%20Students%20Introduction%20To%20Real%20Analysis.zip?dl=0

Prepare a Visually Impaired Child for Daycare

Are you wanting to find out more about preparing a visually impaired child for daycare? If so, please go to the following link

https://www.chla.org/blog/rn-remedies/prepare-visually-impaired-child-day-care

Around the home

The following links relate to making changes in and around the home for a loved one with varying abilities.

Bathrooms, kitchens and outdoor areas

Ideas for remodelling bathrooms, kitchens and outdoor areas for those with wheelchair access, vision impairment and cognitive disabilities.
You can find more information at the following link at https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/home-accessibility-room-to-room-guide/

20 Home Modifications for People with Vision Loss

You can find more information at the following link at https://www.everydayhealth.com/hs/managing-wet-amd/home-modifications-for-vision-loss/

Contrast and Colour

You can find more information at the following link at http://www.visionaware.org/info/changing-your-home/redesigning-your-home/contrast-and-color/235

Using other senses

To learn more about using your other senses, you can find more information at the following link at https://www.visionaware.org/info/learn-to-use-your-other-senses/5

Creating Accessible Kitchens for the Visually Impaired

You can find more information at the following link at https://www.akw-ltd.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Kitchen-Visual-Impairment-Guide-Feb-2017.pdf

Childproofing Your Home for a Child with Vision Impairment

https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/childproof-for-visual-impairment/

Accessible Entertaining: Making Sure Your Disabled Guests Feel Safe and Welcome in Your Home

https://www.angieslist.com/articles/accessible-entertaining-making-sure-your-disabled-guests-feel-safe-and-welcome-your-home/

How to Design a Sensory Garden for the Blind or Visually Impaired

https://dengarden.com/gardening/How-to-Design-a-Sensory-Garden-for-the-Blind-or-Visually-Impaired

Employment

Legal Requirements of Hiring a Person with a Visual Impairment (Mississippi State University)

https://www.ntac.blind.msstate.edu/businesses/legal/

Workplace Accommodations (Perkins School for the blind)

https://www.perkins.org/services/workplace/employers/workplace-accommodations

Setting Up the Home Office After Vision Loss (VisionAware.org)

https://www.visionaware.org/info/everyday-living/home-modification-/room-by-room/office-space/setting-up/12345



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