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The White Cane comes to Vermont 1920s-White cane is developed in Europe. 1930s-White canes were spread through the US by the Lions Club. In 1931, the first mention in a Vermont newspaper of a blind Vermonter…
The State of Vermont recently purchased accessible vote-by-mail services. The ballots can be used by any voter, including persons who use screen-reading technology on laptops or Apple iPhones. *Contact…
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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  
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