Websites

The American Printing House for the Blind (APHB) is the world’s largest company devoted solely to researching, developing, and manufacturing products for people who are blind or visually impaired. APHB offers products and helpful information for families of children who are blind and visually impaired in a special page for them. This also includes a glossary, links and resources for families, as well as a website specifically for parents of children with vision impairment.  American Printing House for the Blind Site (external link) 

The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) is a national nonprofit with offices in five US cities.  AFB is a leader in expanding possibilities for the more than 20 million Americans living with vision loss, including young children. AFB champions access and equality issues and stands at the forefront of new technologies. The American Foundation for the Blind Site (external link)

While there be sure to check out:

  • Family page (external link) – Among the many features for parents are: a Toy Guide, information on parent organizations, such as NAPVI, the National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired, as well as information based on children’s age ranges.

Hearing/Deafness

Deaf-Blind

Traumatic Brain Injury