May 11

WHY I’M NOT GRATEFUL TO MY HUSBAND FOR STAYING AFTER I LOST MY EYESIGHT

By Holly Bonner Reprinted from http://TheMighty.com My daughter’s christening was a monumental debut for both of us. She was being introduced as the newest member of our family, and I was coming out as her newly blind mother. After surviving … Continue reading

May 11

BEST PRACTICES FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS WITH PATIENTS WHO ARE VISUALLY IMPAIRED

Compiled by: Pennsylvania Council of the Blind’s Information Access Team* Communicating with Ease Introduce yourself and address the patient by name, so he knows you are talking to him and not someone else. Introduce the patient to any roommates or … Continue reading