Bruce Atchison on Braille Skills

THE BENEFITS OF BRAILLE According to The National Federation of the Blind’s report from the Jernigan Institute, there is a “Braille Literacy Crisis in America.” They claim that fewer than 10 percent of the 1.3 million people who are legally blind in the United States are Braille readers. Only 10 percent of blind children in the US Read more about Bruce Atchison on Braille Skills[…]

A fe key statistics to share from a 2010 WHO report

Information from surveys done between 2001 and 2008 of over 50 years old: In Africa, 5,888,000 -15% of global population who are blind 20,407,000 -8.3% of global population who are low vision 26,295,000 – 9.2% of global population who are visually impaired (less than China and India) In World, 285 million Visually impaired 39 million Read more about A fe key statistics to share from a 2010 WHO report[…]