Thank to Ana for extraordinary BBC news stories about technological advances:
Moment schoolboy sees clearly again: Charlie started losing his sight aged four, leaving him only able to see close-up. Goggle footage – GiveVision:
Moment deaf woman hears for first time: Mobile phone footage captures the moment Joanne Milne from Gateshead – who has been deaf since birth – hears for the first time:
Click the link to read news of an innovative watch design for the blind and visually impaired
How do you ‘stop, look, listen’ when there isn’t anything to listen out for? (2013)
Guide dogs for the Blind campaign: Help make quiet vehicles ‘Safe and Sound’!
There has been deep concern expressed by people who are blind and partially sighted that if you cannot see or hear a car, how can you avoid it and cross a road safely? Continue reading