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Around the World with Your White Cane

The white cane is a mobility aid that helps people who are blind or visually impaired navigate the world around them. When swept across the ground, the cane provides you with tactile feedback. It hits against obstacles to let you know you’re approaching uneven ground like a curb or set of stairs. The cane is...

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Around the World with Your White Cane

The white cane is a mobility aid that helps people who are blind or visually impaired navigate the world around them. When swept across the ground, the cane provides...

Louisville to Become a Center of US Disability History

The Museum at APH just got even cooler! We partnered with our friends at the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) to bring two amazing collections to Louisville. “Life...

Peter’s Trail to Braille

This is part of our series on the importance of braille literacy. We asked braille readers about their introduction to the braille system and how braille has changed their...

TactileDoodle Joins APH Tactile Drawing Tool Family

The TactileDoodle recently joined the DRAFTSMAN in APH’s line of tactile drawing tools. While it may appear quite similar to the DRAFTSMAN, the TactileDoodle was created to meet the...

More Features, No Cost: Nearby Explorer Upgrades are Coming

There are a lot of changes happening with Nearby Explorer, so we’ll break it down into two main areas. From Paid to Free APH is making improvements to Nearby...

This Is Us Show Adds Important Character Who is Blind

SPOILER ALERT! On Tuesday night one of the biggest shows on TV added a supporting character who is blind. Blake Stadnik now plays Jack Damon on This Is Us,...