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Archive for August, 2016

College Guide for Students with Visual Loss

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Did you know that fewer than 15% of individuals with vision loss earn their bachelor’s degree? This  statistic prompted the team at BestColleges.com to research how they  might lend additional support to the visually impaired community so that more students can go to college and earn their degree.

NFB-Newsline Expands Job Searches

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

If you needed another reason to join the National Federation of the Blind, it has added USA JOBS to its job listing resources. Check out the details about using this new resource at NFB.

Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities or Access and Functional Needs It’s hurricane season in Rhode Island and the Atlantic Coast. Are you prepared for a weather emergency? If you, or someone you know, has a disability or access or functional needs, be sure to take additional steps to stay safe, healthy, mobile, and independent […]