Press Releases

August 30, 2016

Partnership between local organizations will provide outreach and training on iCanConnect 

Concord, NH – August 30, 2016:  iCanConnect is a federal program designed to help individuals with combined hearing and vision loss to connect with family, friends and community. It was established by the FCC in an effort to comply with the 21st Century Video and Communications Accessibility Act, a federal law that required people with disabilities to have access to modern communications technology that enable distance communication.

Read Full Story > NH Association for the Blind Partners with Northeast Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

Student uses refreshable braille display and iPad in the classroom
August 25, 2016

Grant funding from the NH Department of Education to Allow for Training of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments

Concord, NH – August 25, 2016:  With a generous grant from the New Hampshire Department of Education a research pilot study will be implemented which will seek to provide a small team of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI’s) with an introduction to Communities of Practice (CoPs), additional education in available assistive technologies and common ways to leverage technology to accelerate learning, as well as strategies to provide timely and cost effective accessible materials to students with vision impairment.

Read Full Story > NH Association for the Blind to Pilot an Accessible Materials and Technology Study

Linda
April 05, 2016

Do you find daily life to be difficult with vision loss? Are you unable to enjoy your hobbies due to vision issues? Have you stayed indoors because you're afraid of falling?

Read Full Story > Vision Services for Active Living

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March 09, 2016

The Association is appreciative of the continued support from the People's United Community Foundation. Their award of $2,500 for orientation and mobility services will provide assistance to the elderly, working-aged adults, and children in the communities we serve.

Read Full Story > Association Receives Support from People's United Community Foundation

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January 26, 2016

The Advocacy Committee of the New Hampshire Association for the Blind has, in recent years, been aware of New Hampshire companies, organizations and individuals who have made their facilities, programs and information accessible for persons who are blind or visually impaired.

Read Full Story > New Hampshire Association for the Blind Accepting Nominations for Annual Access Award

David Morgan
December 08, 2015

Concord TV Interviews David S. Morgan

With only 6 days as the Associaton's new President & CEO, David sits down with Concord TV's Doris Ballard to share his experiences and his goals for the future of NH residents living with low vision or blindness. 

Read Full Story > Community Conversations with David S. Morgan

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