APH FamilyConnect and the Chicago Lighthouse are pleased to offer this virtual support group for parents and families of children who are blind or visually impaired.
Yes, Youth Can Work and Still Receive SSI
Did you know that teens with visual impairments can often reap the benefits of working while still receiving some or all of their Social Security Income benefits? Read more...
Is there a child in your life who is visually impaired and you need assistance locating resources and valuable information? We're here to help! Call us Toll Free at 1-800-232-5463, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Webinars and Events
Are you looking for webinars related to transition to college or work, career readiness, job search skills, and much more? The APH ConnectCenter offers a variety of webinars each month. Click here to see what's coming up!
Check out the APH ConnectCalendar to find (and share your own) events from many other organizations in the field of blindness and visual impairment.
The National Transition Conversation 2021 Oct. 5-6, 2021
Join us as experts and practitioners in disability, blindness, and mentoring explore the benefits of peer mentoring for transition-age youth with visual impairments.
Expanded Core Curriculum Skills
Understanding the components of the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) can be a challenge, but these disability-specific skills are essential for your child with a visual impairment.