Mobility

Linda
August 14, 2017
By Marcia Clark

Imagine you have just been given the news that your eyesight will not improve. Now what do you do? Your first call should be to Future In Sight to tell us about your situation and get more information. Future In Sight is here to help anyone at any age, anywhere in New Hampshire, and with any degree of sight loss get the help they need to adjust, live, and thrive.

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Jessica and guide dog Otis
May 21, 2014
By Future In Sight

 Despite blindness, Jessica Laurie has ventured from the tiny town of Springfield, New Hampshire, to the big city of Providence, Rhode Island, where she is now a junior at Providence College.

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Stephanie using iPad to Facetime

Stephanie Hurd, Community Relations Coordinator at Future In Sight (formerly NH Association for the Blind) wrote this article for the Summer Issue of the New Hampshire RAP Sheet. This is a collaborative effort of the Disability Rights Center-NH, Institute on Disability, and NH Council on Developmental Disabilities. To download the issue in its entirety please click here

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Ladies of the 2015-2016 peer support group in Manchester
June 14, 2016
By Shelley Carita

When five ladies gather at the William B. Cashin Senior Activity Center in Manchester, it is far from an ordinary meeting. These women share similar challenges and walk alongside one another in a unique way: each of them is visually impaired and almost all live alone.

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March 28, 2018 ─ Concord, NH ─ Future In Sight, formerly known as New Hampshire Association for the Blind, is holding its 15th  Annual Walk for Sight on Saturday, June 2nd in downtown Concord.  Sign up as a Team Captain today and have your family, friends and neighbors join your team to Walk for Sight!

This 3K walk is Future In Sight’s largest fundraiser of the year.  Proceeds from the Walk help the Organization provide vision rehabilitation programs and services to people who are blind and visually impaired in New Hampshire.

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Nancy D and Consumer Using One4All System

It’s easy to take the act of voting for granted. Getting out and voting on Election Day seems rather simple, right? Most of us can drive, walk, or bike to a polling location. We tell the poll worker our names. Then we walk into private voting booths to cast our handwritten ballots. We deliver those ballots to the counting machine, and we’re on our way with “I Voted” stickers on our shirts. 

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Event volunteer gets a puppy kiss at the Guiding Eyes booth

It’s hard to believe this year was our 13th Annual Walk for Sight! About 275 walkers ventured through historic downtown Concord, spreading the message that anyone can live and thrive with vision loss. 

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August 13, 2018 ─ Concord, NH ─ Due in large part to a generous grant from the New Hampshire Speedway Children's Charities, Future In Sight will soon complete a very successful 2017-2018 season of providing adaptive sports and recreation programs for its young clients who live with vision loss.

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Sunu Band
May 17, 2016
By David Morgan

As President and CEO of the New Hampshire Association for the Blind at the McGreal Sight Center, it is my pleasure to bring you the first in a series of interviews with trendsetters and technology leaders. These dynamic individuals are creating solutions for accessibility to help children and adults who are blind or visually impaired to live and thrive with sight loss.

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Randy & Autumn Walk Nashua Streets
April 14, 2016
By Marcia Clark

Maybe you've heard the phrase, "Don't judge a person until you walk a mile in their shoes." We've created a way for local supporters of the blind and visually impaired to do so!

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