Activities and Support at Home

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Activities

Virtual Expanded Core Education Learning (ExCEL) Academy for Students with Visual Impairments

Accessibyte Apps

  • Free access to apps here

E.A.R.S. for Eyes

  • E.A.R.S. for Eyes, a Reader’s Digest Partners for Sight Foundation partner, offers a series of free audio lessons on daily living skills. These lessons include how to use the E.A.R.S. program, indoor mobility, kitchen skills, and medication management. Lessons are available on CD’s or as computer downloads.
  • Access audio lessons here

National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled Downloadable Books and Magazines – BARD: Braille and Audio Reading Download

Bookshare

Guide Dogs for the Blind – Resources and Support

  • Resources and support here

Blind Alive

  • At home fitness programs here

Eyes Free Fitness

  • Fitness program audio here

Revision Fitness

  • Audio fitness application here

The Hidden Worlds of National Parks

National Women’s History Museum

Audio Game Hub

  • Arcade games that use audio as their primary interface
  • Play here
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iOS Applications and Games

A Blind Legend

  • Play the first-ever mobile action-adventure game without video – where ears replace eyes! Discover the original, innovative sensory experience of binaural 3D sound. Download for iOS here.

Blindfold Words Games

  • Play fully accessible word game for both sighted and visually impaired people, designed for rapid audio play. Download for iOS here.

Blindfold Bowling

  • Blindfold Bowling is a fully accessible bowling game for both sighted and visually impaired people, designed for rapid audio play. Download for iOS here.

Support

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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

  • Coping with COVID-19 information and resource guide here

Lighthouse Guild in New York City

  • Behavioral healthcare is available through telehealth, phone, mobile phone or computer. To refer a patient to Behavioral Health services, call 212-769-7800. To refer a patient to services in the health center call 212-769-6313
  • For general questions about these services, call 800-284-4422

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