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[…]