The dedicated men and women of our Board of Directors are committed to providing useful resources and information to the community of parents raising visually impaired children around the world. Carrie L. Owens, President Carrie L. Owens is a
What would you do if your child was born blind? Who would you turn to for help?
Children with blindness, visual impairments and multi-impairments share the same needs as all children for nurturing, stimulation and education. Blind Children’s Fund has been “Helping Blind Children Learn To Live In A World They Cannot See” for more than thirty years.
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Learn About IEPs
Under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) is required for children with disabilities. Under this law, the public school system is responsible for providing special education services
Tips for Parents
Parents and families will receive many tips from health care professionals and educators about how to help their child to learn. One of the most important things to remember is that your child will pick up on your attitude! Be positive. Engage your