Posted by The Red Hook Star Revue We often go through our daily routines without giving a thought to some of the little things that surround us – like loose
Navigating a busy airport or bus terminal can be a challenging proposition for anyone, let alone the visually impaired or disabled. Enter ASSIST, an app for indoor navigation in development
Lighthouse Guild will present the 2018 Alfred W. Bressler Vision Science Symposium and The Pisart Seminar at The University Club of New York on October 6, 2018.
Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, can cause numerous serious physical disabilities. That’s why rehabilitation often focuses there first, with patients relearning to walk, talk, and feed themselves.
Niagara Frontier Publications Buffalo, Niagara Falls GuildCare adult day health programs awarded a VA contract to provide services to veterans. GuildCare, located in Buffalo and Niagara Falls, has been caring
I recently came across such a story involving four engineering students at Texas A&M University who set out to update the white cane. This simple but effective tool has been used since the 1920s by blind and visually impaired people to navigate surroundings and visually notify others of visual impairments.
Lighthouse Guild President and CEO Addresses Cognitive and Psychological Concerns In Treating Patients with Vision Loss in the Journal, Ophthalmology
How loss of vision compromises everyday activities and functioning is key to developing an effective rehabilitation program. Dr. Morse emphasizes the importance of appreciating and communicating an understanding of the psychological and physical impact of vision loss.