Do you know an individual or organization who has made an important contribution in the lives of people who are blind and visually impaired in Wisconsin? Consider nominating them for a Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired Excellence Award. Continue Reading 2019 Excellence Award Nomination Kit
This is Part 2 of the Council’s legislative dreams series. The series focuses on the Council’s vision for 2027, when the organization will celebrate its seventy-fifth anniversary of promoting the dignity and empowerment of the people in Wisconsin who are blind or visually impaired. Last month, transportation and civil rights/ADA were discussed, which require public… Continue Reading Dreams to Foster Equity and Empower People in Wisconsin: Education and Employment
What is a Smart TV? The term smart TV refers to a television, or an external box connected to a television, which can run apps, or software, much like a computer or smartphone. These apps allow users to stream content from the internet, such as movies, music and TV shows. Because content is streaming, it… Continue Reading Smart TVs: Are They Accessible?
Need to get products for yourself or a loved one, but can never make it to the Council’s Sharper Vision Store in Madison during business hours? For the convenience of our customers, the store will now be open for extended hours on Thursdays from 8 am to 7 pm until August 2019. As always, our… Continue Reading Extended Store Hours on Thursdays