The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) sees a world where people with vision loss have equal access and opportunities to excel at school, at work, and in their communities. Each day, we come a step closer to creating that world. Our award-winning programs and services address the most pressing needs of people with vision loss. We change lives—breaking through barriers, challenging misconceptions, and expanding possibilities.
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- Video Magnifiers
- Braille Technology
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Systems
- Speech Systems
- Computer Screen Magnifcation Software Programs
In 1951, Perkins created the original Perkins Brailler, which brought the power of literacy to the lives of thousands of people worldwide. Today, Perkins Products is a provider of accessible solutions, ranging from technology to consulting and training. Its relationship with Perkins School for the Blind provides a valuable, real-time opportunity to observe how students with visual impairment learn best.
Freedom Scientific develops the highest quality video magnifiers, braille displays, screen magnification software, and the #1 screen reader, JAWS® for Windows. For over 20 years, our products have provided access to print and computers for people with blindness, low vision, or learning disabilities.
- Low Vision Products
- Blindness Products including JAWS, braille displays and scanners
- Learning Systems Group