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About 170,000 vehicles use the Queensboro Bridge each day, passing by Larry Misrok’s apartment building, which sits at the entrance to one of the ramps. Crossing the street there might be a daunting task…
What to Do for Fun When You are Visually Impaired
Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness among older Americans but treatments have advanced considerably in recent years for improving and salvaging vision.
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the United States. It affects more than 3 million people in the country—nearly half of whom are unaware they have the disease.
The Writing Wizard app is an early education app that is available on the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, Amazon, and the Microsoft Store.
The Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired needs volunteer drivers in different locations throughout the state.
Architect Chris Downey uses his experience and skills to transform the perspectives of architecture for the visually impaired.
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For those learning to use Alexa, Mystic Access came out with an 8.5 hour audio tutorial for blind users of Alexa. It costs $39. Mystic Access is well known for its audio tutorials of blindness products. https://www.mysticaccess.com/product/audio-tutorial-for-alexa/    
iCanConnect (National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program)
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