• Donations from two trusts will provide radios for more than 20 blind and partially sighted people with equipment. (blind.org.uk)
  • I continue the struggle and my ambition is to see the rate of unemployment among blind and partially sighted people drop well below the current level of seventy-five percent. (warwickcourier.co.uk)
  • Vision information and an accessible community for people who are partially sighted or blind. (dmoztools.net)
  • The National Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision (NRTC) at Mississippi State University has received funding from the United States Department of Education's National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) to create Career Advantage, an employment preparation primer for blind and visually impaired persons. (fredshead.info)
  • DG Social Welfare informed the participants that Punjab government has taken the responsibility of promotion of education among deserving handicapped persons by bearing their educational expenditures. (pakobserver.net)
  • As an alternative to the medical model of rehabilitation, the information explosion era provides the foundation for a technological solution to lead the visually impaired to more independent lives in the community by minimizing the obstacles of living. (igi-global.com)
  • The system delivers dynamic environmental information to lead the visually impaired to more independent lives in the community by minimizing the obstacles of living. (igi-global.com)
  • For over ten years human-computer interface, blind interaction and integration of visually impaired users with sighted users are the key issues of equal access to information and service. (springer.com)
  • Yes we know that we are not fully meeting the rights of these people in our preparation for the elections because we have just started and we are yet to discuss such issues with the above people," said Shaba. (nyasatimes.com)
  • National Partnerships Manager, Logan Gray, explained, "In partnership with England Athletics, our Find a Guide service has been very successful in matching visually impaired runners with sighted guides over the last few years and this has given a number of VI people the opportunity to get out and enjoy running. (britishblindsport.org.uk)
  • Projects to provide low-cost eyeglasses for people in the developing world and to develop a cell death detector will share $25,000 in cash to further develop their projects as winners of the 2014 Discovery Competition. (newswise.com)
  • Provides national and regional talking newspapers and magazines in alternative formats for the blind, visually impaired and the disabled who find it difficult to hold a newspaper. (dmoztools.net)
  • Thus, the visually impaired persons are able to enter text into computers, using the keyboards, with the aid of speech synthesis, and can get hardcopies of text in braille using the braille printers. (google.com)