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Melanie Ramey and Renee Peterson

New Board Members Melanie Ramey and Renee Peterson

The Council welcomes two new board members, each bringing valuable experience and perspective to their positions. Melanie Ramey A native of Alabama, Melanie has lived in Madison for 30 years, and is a communication and speech coach. She also serves on many organizations and is the vice president of the Wisconsin League of Women Voters, chair of the Madison Committee on Foreign Relations… Continue Reading New Board Members Melanie Ramey and Renee Peterson

in the news

Visually Impaired Residents Laud Fond du Lac's New Audible Traffic Signals

Woman crosses street using white cane.

Janesville to Recognize White Cane Safety Day on October 15 Along with Other Cities

AUDIO RECORDINGS

Fall/Winter 2020 Gift Guide

Listen to the audio version of the Spring 2020 Council Courier

Eleven Amazing Accessible iPhone and Android Apps

Listen to the audio version of About the Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library

Toolkits

White Cane Safety Day Resource Toolkit

Our toolkit provides inspiration, examples and helpful hints as you plan for and promote this important day.

Adapting to Low Vision

This booklet is a beginning guide for lifestyle adaptation to low vision.

A Welcoming Main Street

A guide for businesses and offices to provide quality customer service for those with vision impairments.

Making Digital Content Accessible and Inclusive

This resource offers tips to make social media content more accessible to people using screen readers.

Find the COuncil on YouTube

Featured Video: GALLERY NIGHT 2020

Benefits and Support for Veterans with Low Vision

SMBMad: Social Media for All Presentation

Scholarship Ceremony 2020

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