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https://www.buffalorising.com/2018/08/norbs-corner-colorblind/
https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/04/technology/business/vision-impairment-innovation/index.html
https://www.thedailybeast.com/how-traveling-with-a-guide-dog-opens-up-a-whole-new-world  
Qualifying for Disability Benefits With Vision Loss If you or someone you love has vision loss, you may be eligible for financial assistance. The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers monthly benefits…
A new Australian study finds people who regularly eat oranges are less likely to develop macular degeneration.  https://www.newsweek.com/eating-oranges-linked-lower-risk-leading-cause-blindness-1024724    
News from the National Eye Institute; discovery in mice could lead to therapies to reduce vision loss from diseases of the retina.... https://nei.nih.gov/content/immune-cells-retina-can-spontaneously-regenerate  
LEAP participants visited the Flourish exhibit at the Flynn Theater Tarrant Gallery in Burlington where they were joined by artists Gwendolyn Evans and Gail Wheeler who spoke about their creative processes.…
IRLE Summer Camp Trip to NYC
Thank you to all who joined us at the 29th Annual Dinner and Auction at the Sunset Ballroom in South Burlington on May 24th. The event was very successful and raised $19,890. We enjoyed the new venue with…
Alek Wolfe, a graduating senior at BFA St. Albans received his 2018 BFA St. Albans yearbook in braille. The team of Allie Futty, Stephanie Bissonette, Lauren Donovan and Jerry Doody completed the 323-page…
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